Proof of the pudding (noun) or sometimes referred to as “proof is in the pudding”, is the true value or quality of something, as seen when it is experienced, tried, or put to use: The proof of the pudding for a business is what customers say about it (Dictionary.com Unabridged., .Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random}, well this certainly gives the School District of Palm Beach County double kudos for excellence for their students and teachers’ outstanding achievements on a professional and personal basis.
To begin with, Robin O’Brien is one of three state finalists for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). The awards are the highest honors bestowed by the United States government specifically for K-12 mathematics and science (including computer science) teaching. “This is a tremendous honor for Robin and is reflective of all of her hard work and dedication to her students,” said Diana Snider, 6-12 Mathematics Program Planner.
As far as student extraordinaire in Palm Beach County schools, Anthony Nadeau, a recent graduate of Royal Palm Beach High School was this year’s champion in the category of Dramatic Interpretation at the National Forensic League National Speech & Debate Tournament that took place over the summer in Birmingham, AL. Along with the title; Anthony also receives a $5000 scholarship!
REF: Press Release (SDPBC) Public Affairs Office, August 2013