NewsChannel 13 traveled to more than a dozen schools to highlight some of the best educators in the Capital Region.
The teachers for the 2014-2015 Top Teacher series were all chosen in advance following a nomination period in the fall. We hope you’ll submit a nomination when we do the series again next year.
Remember high school shop classes? Rick Jason at New Lebanon Junior-Senior High School does shop classes a little differently. “I don’t go to work. I go to school,” he explained. “I get paid to learn and share what I know with the students I teach.”
If you ever had a teacher that was a cheerleader for her students, then you’ll love Jeannie Fontaine of Dorothy Nolan Elementary School in Saratoga Springs.
She goes all out for kids in more than one way.
Diane DiClementi is a math teacher at Troy Middle School. She realizes tools for learning aren’t always inside the building. Sometimes, you have to go outside the classroom to help kids succeed.
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