Donna SchronceDonna Merkal Schronce, MA, NBCT

Instructor of Geography and Secondary Social Studies

(704) 406-2406





Education & Certificates

MA Geography, Western Illinois University
BA Geography, Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
NBCT, National Board of Professional Teaching Standards
Candidate for ME, Western Carolina University


Professor Schronce’s scholarship focused on a comparative evaluation of regional hospitals’ EMT services. As a secondary social studies National Board Certified Teacher, she taught for ten years in a North Carolina public high school. Social Science courses taught by Professor Schronce include Physical Geography, Human Geography and Global Understanding; Education courses include Teaching Geography and Classroom Management.


Professional Organizations

Association of American Geographers
National Council for the Social Studies
North Carolina Association of Educators


Education Awards

Second Place National Teacher of the Year for Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), 2012
North Carolina Teacher of the Year for DAR, 2011
Teacher of the Year, Newton-Conover City School System, 2010
Outstanding Teaching and Performance, AP US History, 2009


Curriculum Vitae