Sarah Bailey is an eighth-grade science teacher at Buffalo Middle School in Kenova, West Virginia. Bailey currently holds a Bachelor of Science in Middle Childhood Education from Ohio University, and she has taught for eight years. Bailey takes great pride in pushing students to their academic boundaries, bringing real-world science phenomena alive in the classroom, and helping students become life-long learners with the ability to problem solve, make connections, and thrive in the world around them. According to those who have witnessed her teaching, Bailey has an energized, immersive, and driven calling for sharing a passion for science. Beyond her commitment to the classroom, she serves as the chairperson of the science department, building representative for the American Federation of Teachers, and sponsor for the African Library Project Club.