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Top Voted Educator of the Year Articles

Here are the top voted educator of the year articles:

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Educator
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 When I think of an educator I tend to think of the generic teachers who stand in front of a class and lecture you about math. For me the best kind of educator is someone who makes a significant impact on your life and often doesn’t even... (more »)
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Mrs. B
I’ve had good teachers in my life. But there’s something to be said about a teacher who teaches you life skills, and not just the curriculum. Someone who dedicates her personal time, unpaid, to you, and encourages you and inspires you every... (more »)
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Another Mother
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She looked mean, straight forward, and emotionless. I've heard all the stories people said about her; "she was mean, has a smart mouth, and is down right disrespectful", I could just tell we wouldn't get along. she stood there... (more »)
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The 'write' to Learn
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My nomination for Educator of the Year goes to Mrs. Cicchini of Veterans Memorial Intermediate School in Vineland, New Jersey. It is not very easy to find a loving, caring teacher, not to mention a teacher who really teachers the subject well.... (more »)
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An Inspirational Person To The Heart
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An inspiring art teacher, Ms. Mota should be educator of year. She keeps her word. She always has time to help her students. She fights for what she wants. Ms. Mota does many things that are inspiring to all. Ms. Mota is one of the first... (more »)
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That First Fall Day
I sat staring out of our classroom’s four large, parallel, windows; their rich wood framing a stunning view of campus. The green lawns flourished, and the earthly colored leafs smoothly rippled by the windows in a gust of wind. In the... (more »)
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A Guide, a Teacher, A Friend
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I love Geography, but I used to hate it. I moved out to Utah (Park City) not knowing what to expect. I had heard it was IB, that everything was strict and boring and hard but I judged way too fast. I was wrong. I thought I was going to be hated... (more »)
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Lawrence A. Weber - Social Studies Teacher
Lawrence Weber has been my social studies teacher for two years now, and it didn’t take me long to realize how amazing he is. My class knows he is truly dedicated to his work and to the teens he teaches. Once you’ve spent one period in his... (more »)
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Mr. Williamson
History sucks! Every high school student hates history. Mr. Williamson realized that and decided he would take a different approach to teaching. Mr. W. would tell stories for most of the hour and we thought we weren’t learning anything. And,... (more »)
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Educator of the year- Mr. Albers
As juniors and seniors, we are masters at spotting the good and boring teachers. We can practically tell the difference on the first day of school. Some teachers work exactly by the book and you can predict what events are going to take place that... (more »)
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Cindy Frohmader
Classes in high school are different than middle school and sometimes it can be awkward. Not if you Have Ms. Frohmader. Her teaching style is laid back, so it’s easy to transition to high school and get adjusted. She had this thing that we’d... (more »)
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Mrs. Sharp Listens (for real)
The best teacher I have had the privilege of being taught by was my sophomore English teacher, Mrs. Sharp. The class had certain freedoms that I was not allowed in other classes. When a report was assigned, I was allowed to pick the topic. In all... (more »)
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Christie Klun-Business Law
A wife, teacher, and daughter; these are a few things she is to people. Out-going, talkative, and stylish is what her students know her as. Mrs. Christie Klun has her own unique, interesting and engaging teaching style that makes her stand out... (more »)
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Mrs. Jorgensen-Choir
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It was a typical Monday morning, right after a choir concert and people were tired but we tried to be as focused as possible. We knew if we slept we would get into major trouble so then, for some reason, I heard a familiar tune in my head that... (more »)
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Debra Johnson-Dahrouge, Composition, Neptune High This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine.
English was always easy for me, but that changed the first day I walked into Mrs. Johnson-Dahrouge's class. I'd heard rumors from former students: they said she was strict and intimidating, that her class was impossible to pass, and that I was... (more »)
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Silly English Class
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Everyday I wake up to the annoying alarm on my cell phone. Just another day at school. It's not until third period I get a smile on my face. My favorite Language Arts teacher, Mrs.Kathleen Corbello always finds a way to make her class laugh.... (more »)
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