Thank You, Teachers!
If you are looking for real-life superstars, look no further than Highline. All of our educators are stars! Throughout May, we shined a spotlight on some of our incredible teachers.
Read on to learn more about the stories of some our dedicated educators and statements of appreciation:
- Watch how Midway Elementary Teacher Tam Nguyen followed his heart to a career where he feels he is making an impact every day.
- Highline High School student Estefania Perez Diaz shares how her teachers Maria Cruz and David Aristizabal are going above and beyond to know all students by name, strength and need.
- Outstanding Rookie Teacher of the Year Gared Contawe has a natural ability to build relationships with his Bow Lake Elementary students and design engaging and inclusive lessons for all.
- Des Moines Elementary Teacher-Librarian Karen Smith shares how many Highline educators have positively impacted her life.
- See how Glacier Middle School Teacher Edissa Jaramillo fosters academic and social growth to ensure her students graduate prepared for the future they choose.
- Outstanding Teacher of the Year Beverly Pecoraro is known at Maritime High School for connecting her lessons to real life.
- Watch how Mohamed Shibly guides his students at Evergreen High School toward a future where math is no longer a hurdle but a tool for success.