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LaRayne Brown (UT '00)

Acting Vice Principal/ District Assessment Director and Literacy Specialist

Belknap Elementary School and Beaver School District
Beaver, UT

Subject(s) taught: General Elementary, Reading
Grade(s): Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

At the time of the Award, LaRayne Brown was:

Belknap Elementary School
Beaver, UT

Subject(s) taught: General Elementary
Grade(s): 5

Biographical Information

Fifth-grade teacher LaRayne Brown provides her students and peers at Belknap Elementary School in Beaver with unique opportunities for enthusiastic learning. She was the driving force behind the creation of Belknap's History Fair, which she continues to chair. The program has since extended to the local high school, where students under Ms. Brown's guidance have advanced to the National History Fair Competition in Washington, D.C. As co-chair of the district's Gifted and Talented Program, Ms. Brown coordinates the curriculum and facilitates workshops for teachers. She is also a school and district leader in instructional technology. A trained emergency medical technician, she is a member of the Beaver County Hospital Board.

Additional Information


1996 Southern Utah University, B.S.

Level II Reading Endorsement

Southern Utah University, M.S