Ms. Collyn Milsted has taught for over 15 years. She has a BA in English and French and an MA in English. She has been named STAR teacher (2004), Educator of Excellence (2008), and Teacher of the Year (2019). Ms. Milsted is also a member of the Teachers as Leaders program and has led professional development sessions on topics ranging from differentiated instruction to the Gateway, a county-wide test for which she was a trainer. Ms. Milsted teaches the pilot curriculum World Studies, which combines World Literature and AP World History, and she runs the Writing Center, where all GSMST students can get help on everything from essays to SAT preparation.