South Marshall Middle School, Benton, IL
7th and 8th
COMMENTS FROM THE NOMINATION FORMS:
"My teacher is the best because she is very caring, loving, and intelligent. She cares about each of her students under any circumstances. She is awesome."
"She helps us learn with ways that we can understand. If it were not for her I would not be as good of writer as I am."
"She is super fun and loves what she does. She buys books with her own money for us to read."
"I used to hate language arts because it was so confusing but she made it easier to understand. I have learned so much this year and wish I could have her again next year."
"We all love her and she is highly respected. She has never given up on us no matter how bad we were or how long it took."
"She's one of the Heartland's Best teachers ever. We can talk to her about anything."
"I always look forward to going to her class because I know I'm going to have fun learning something."
"She makes me want to succeed."
"I know that if I ever have a problem with anything I can go to her and trust her with what I tell her. She is like a second mother."
"She inspires us to learn and read more."