Upper School math and computer science teacher Ryan James recently received recognition from the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), receiving the Aspirations in Computing Educator Award. This award recognizes educators for their efforts to promote gender equity in computing and technology. The award was presented to Ryan James by the Charlotte Metropolitan and Piedmont Triad Affiliate area of NCWIT.
Ryan James has joined Carolina Day in 2020 and has been teaching since 2009. He received a similar award in 2019 in Alabama when he received the 2019 Dr. Albert Lilly Memorial Award for Excellence and Commitment to Alabama K-12 Computer Science.