Century Elementary - Ullin, Illinois
5th and 6th
COMMENTS FROM THE NOMINATION FORMS:
"She lets us do experiments like making volcanos and helped organize a science fair."
"She is awesome! She makes learning fun. She truly cares about all of us."
"She works hard and always does her best to be a wonderful teacher. She does everything she can to teach us well."
"She gives us second chances."
"She makes it as fun as possible because she says that's the best way to let us learn."
"She always has been a great lady but her teaching skills are phenominal! She is able to explain the unexplainable. Not only can she explain everything correctly but she is also very patient and calming no matter how wild we get."
"Whenever we don't understand something she will always go above and beyond to help us understand it better."
"Ms. Eastwood has accomplished Century's first elementary science fair all by herself. She sure does go through a lot to help us and make it fun."
"On basketball nights she gives us very little homework."
"She makes an awful day at school seem like a play day instead. Everyday we come in from the gym she's always in the hallway waiting and smiling."
"She makes homework seem fun and that's very hard to do. She works very hard to help us enjoy the exhausting day of work. She deserves this more than any other teacher in America!"
"When she catches us with our cell phones she doesn't take them away. One more reason is that we all love her and she is my cousin, and she's the best teacher ever."
"She loves us all equally, no matter if you're good or bad."
"She always shows up to school nice, happy, and cool everyday. She's never mad and never yells."