Professor Martha Koch has been a part-time professor in our faculty since 1999. She is known among her students for creating a successful classroom culture. Professor Koch facilitates discussion through a variety of innovative teaching techniques, to allow students to build, share and reflect on their own ideas. She stands out as an excellent professor, a skilled educator with high expectations of her students coupled with steady compassion and support to help students achieve their maximum potential. She not only provides a quality learning experience, but also generously volunteers her time and expertise through guest lectures and workshops on a wide range of topics, including equity and ethical assessment practices. A knowledgeable, talented and effective teacher, Professor Koch has enriched the Teacher Education Program in countless ways.