Stephen Weatherholt received the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award from the School of Education at the University of Michigan-Dearborn in a ceremony this spring.

July 24, 2009

DEARBORN / July 24, 2009---Stephen Weatherholt, who has taught students with learning disabilities in the Taylor School District since 1999, received the Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award from the School of Education at the University of Michigan-Dearborn in a ceremony this spring.          

Weatherholt earned a bachelorís degree in history and social studies from UM-Dearbornís College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters in 1998.  He continued his studies at the campusís School of Education, earning masterís degrees in special education and performance improvement and instructional design as well as an endorsement as a secondary teacher of Social Studies.  

In addition to teaching Taylor students, Weatherholt serves as adjunct lecturer in the UM-Dearborn School of Education and internship supervisor for the school's Special Education program.  Weatherholt is a member of the School of Education alumni board, and active in a variety of professional associations.  He is enrolled in Wayne State Universityís specialist certificate program in general administration, concentrating in special education supervision with the intent to complete an Ed.D. in education administration.
    

Weatherholt is a resident of Belleville.

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