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Eartha Pond has been named as the winner of the School Sport Magazine Sports Teacher of the Year award for 2011.
Eartha, who plays for Birmingham City in the FA WSL, combines her football career with her teaching job at Westminster Academy.
In just two years, Eartha has developed her teaching skills to such an extent that she gained an "outstanding" judgement, has been awarded a teaching certificate judgement through the graduate teaching programme.
Westminster Academy Head of PE, Dave Gorton, told School Sport Magazine: "As well as her footballing commitments, Eartha has been instrumental in raising the profile of girls sport and encouraging the aspiration of both boys and girls football.
"As a role model in her local community, she can also often be found visiting the local youth clubs developing partnerships between the Academy and the community."
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