Clarkton Elementary School
COMMENTS FROM THE NOMINATIONS:
"She has been a wonderful asset to the faculty, staff, and most of all her students. She keeps up with everything that goes on in her class and also keeps the parents well informed."
"It doesn't matter if there are some that can't learn as quickly, she has the patience, corage, and the will power to provide that child with the best education possible."
"She likes to have fun but to also learn. Clarkton is a small town with big education."
"She cares about my education. She makes everything interesting and fun. I get to do cool projects in class."
"We have neat conversations about what we are studying in class."
"She tells us not to give up and to try our hardest."
"When we learn something hard she teaches it to us in a fun way. She also understands that kids will be kids and she treats us all equal."
"Most teachers have teacher's pet but Mrs. Gentry doesn't, she's always equal."
"When my child's grades began to drop she worked with my child to help get them back up."
"Mrs. Gentry is not just a teacher to her students but a friend. Her students are comfortable talking to her about any problem they may have in school or at home. They know that she will do anything she can to take care of them and keep them safe."
"Out of all the teachers she's the best, most thoughful, encouraging teacher and we love her and that's why she should be the Heartland's Best Teacher."