Social Studies Teacher,
Hamburg Middle School (Hamburg, N.Y.)
Springborn is starting her 20th year of teaching social studies at Hamburg Middle School in New York state. She has taught 7th and 8th grade. Springborn is active in many roles within her district, including serving as a peer coach, providing support for new teachers and the co-building union chair for the Hamburg Teacher Association. She is also the faculty adviser to the Student Morning Announcement Club and the recently formed Civic Engagement Club, which was created last year after students advocated for a space to discuss current events, human rights, and social justice.