Oregon Department of Education

Teacher/Educator Feature - Elementary School Teachers

 

  • Superintendent Update #112 PDF   08/09/2005 (95.92 KB)

    Elizabeth NirschlElizabeth Nirschl, 1st Grade, Lincoln Primary School, Pendleton, Ms. Nirschl engages her students by linking all of their subjects to a common theme…

  • Superintendent Update #114 PDF   08/22/2005 (83.51 KB)

    Anne ShanksAnn Shanks, 3rd Grade, Indian Hills Elementary School, Aloha, Ms. Shanks gives students the opportunity to demonstrate their success by having them share their work…

  • Superintendent Update #118 PDF   09/19/2005 (75.95 KB)

    Molly SmithMolly Smith, 2nd Grade, Powder Valley School, North Powder, Ms. Smith’s students benefit from her knowledge of the most recent research, teaching methods, and technology…

  • Superintendent Update #120 PDF   10/06/2005 (81.90 KB)

    Lisa AguilarLisa Aguilar, ELL Kindergarten and 3rd Grade, Cornelius Elementary, Cornelius, Ms. Aguilar’s background helps her to better understand the complex issues of biculturalism…

  • Superintendent Update #121 PDF   10/10/2005 (81.59 KB)

    Craig ButtonCraig Button, Physical Education, Whitworth Elementary School, Dallas, Mr. Button teaches respect and caring, sportsmanship and teamwork, integrity, work ethic and conflict resolution…

  • Superintendent Update #123 PDF   10/21/2005 (86.51 KB)

    John NimmoJohn Nimmo, Special Education, Liberty Elementary School, Albany, Mr. Nimmo has the patience, energy, and creativity to work with children who demand a great deal of specialized instruction and focus…

  • Superintendent Update #124 PDF   11/03/2005 (72.71 KB)

    Cathy  Brogoitti-and-Lanette RoeCathy Brogoitti(left) & Lanette Roe(right), 1st and 2nd Blend, Greenwood Elementary, La Grande, A pair of complimentary teachers is how colleagues describe Ms. Brogoitti and Ms. Roe, who have made a positive teaching team for the past 21 years…

  • Superintendent Update #125 PDF   11/07/2005 (84.93 KB)

    Daniel JamsaDaniel Jamsa, Science, Grant Community School, Salem, Mr. Jamsa is an incredibly creative teacher who makes learning truly come alive for his students…

  • Superintendent Update #130 PDF   12/14/2005 (105.04 KB)
    Saskia DreslerSaskia Dresler, 4/5th Grade, Cedaroak Park Primary School, West Linn, Ms. Dresler spices up her lessons with meaningful service learning projects…

  • Superintendent Update #133 PDF   01/06/2006 (71.91 KB)

    Jonathan  Steinhoff.gifJonathan Steinhoff, Two-Way Spanish Immersion Coordinator/Spanish Reading Coach, Rigler Elementary, Portland, Mr. Steinhoff and his moose puppet empower students to teach each other through student lead literature groups, peer mediation, and peer tutoring…

  • Superintendent Update #140 PDF   02/28/2006 (85.67 KB)

    Laurie CoxLaurie Cox, 5th grade ESL, Sunrise Elementary School, Albany, Ms. Cox drew all of the fifth grade ESL students from her school into her classroom to provide them with consistent instruction…

  • Superintendent Update #144 PDF   05/08/2006 (274.99 KB)

    Annie WhittedAnnie Whitted, 3rd Grade Two Way Spanish Immersion, Buena Vista Spanish Immersion School, Eugene, Ms. Whitted’s instruction focuses on hands-on discovery centralized around one central theme…

  • Superintendent Update #146 PDF   05/08/2006 (273.01 KB)

    Mike GleasonMichael Gleason, 5th Grade, North Gresham Elementary, Gresham, Mr. Gleason’s students positively respond to his fatherly presence – one which combines clear limits and expectations with a genuine concern for their well-being…

  • Superintendent Update #148 PDF   05/08/2006 (296.79 KB)

    Linda AustinLinda Austin, Title One Specialist, Riverside Elementary School, Grants Pass, Ms. Austin is passionate about teaching kids how to read and she uses every available resource to find a reading connection with her students…