bRIANbIOSVTVLC would like to congratulate Mr. Brian Slopey.  The Vermont Academy of Science and Engineering (VASE) has honored Mr. Slopey as the 2015 recipient of its Outstanding Science Teacher of the Year Award for grades 9-12.

VASE recognized Mr. Slopey’s extraordinary ability to engage young students in the sciences.

Mr. Slopey teaches at U32 High School in Montpelier and teaches AP® Environmental Science and Marine Biology for VTVLC.  Brian has used an agile learning model to develop a hands on Marine Biology class that commences in Bermuda with hand on field work in collaboration with The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences.