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Peers say she excels with students because she was once an ELL student herself and understands the challenges.
Nurse Susan Gates is the Biomedical and Health Sciences teacher at Central Magnet School in Murfreesboro, Rutherford County. Students love h…
She challenges and encourages students to meet goals. and when they succeed she praises them, building their confidence.
Despite a cancer diagnosis she’s teaching while undergoing treatment.
Natalie Cranford is a fifth grade teacher at Portland Gateview elementary in Sumner County. Students say she’s inspirational, pushing them t…
Parents say she sees the diamond in the rough, equipping students to succeed both on and off stage.
After 40 year of teaching she still shapes lessons to challenge students to see math in exciting ways.
She helps toddlers develop fine motor and speech skills. She even teaches them sign language.
She empowers and educates youth with love and respect.
She ties fun activities into lessons to keep students engaged so they learn.
Peers say Blake Lewis is a great mentor to students.
Emily Clevenger is a fourth grade teacher at Ezell Haring Christian School in Antioch.
Kim DeVault teaches second grade at Roy Waldron School in La Vergne and students love the fun activities she uses to help them learn.
Jennifer Shockley is a second grade teacher at Hickory Creek Elementary in McMinnville.
Students say they appreciate how Jamie Bedingfield simplifies concepts so they understand.
Courtney Brown’s creative teaching methods help students remember details and it makes them love learning.
Students say Jessica Crafton makes challenging lessons interesting and explains concepts in detail so everyone comprehends.
Cheryl Resha has been a first grade teacher for 31 years at Goodlettsville Elementary School in Davidson County.
Twists on games like Capture the Chicken teach students coordination, strategy and team building skills.