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Duval County Public Schools
April, 2004 - Janet Weise, a second-grade teacher at Jacksonville Heights Elementary School, was named this year's Teacher of the Year at the 2004 EDDY Awards at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts. more ...
HEADLINE: Weise is Teacher ...
HEADLINE: Weise is Teacher of the Year Teacher: Duval's best feted; Educator teaches second grade at Jacksonville Heights Elementary.
In an auditorium chock-full of her
peers and pupils Janet Weise
of Jacksonville Heights Elementary
was named Duval County's
Teacher of the Year.Weise is a second-grade teacher and has more than 23 years teaching experience.She earned her bachelor's degree from the University of Florida and her master's degree from the University of North Florida.
constantly strives to learn new ways to enrich her classroom activities," said principal Kathy Stalls.
served as a school standards coach, chairman of the English Language Arts Committee and boasts a string of other notables on her
Before the announcement Weise recounted the surprise she
received when it was announced she
would represent Region Three as Teacher of the Year.
"I was heading out of the cafeteria, going to check my mailbox and the region superintendent and the district superintendent and balloons and flowers were coming down the hall," Weise
said."It was very exciting."She
will advance to the state finals.
The Alliance for World Class Education
Janet Weise - Jacksonville Heights Elementary
...Janet WeiseSecond Grade Teacher, Jacksonville Heights ElementaryJanet Weise's
23-year teaching career at Jacksonville Heights Elementary
is decorated with many achievements.She's served as a school standards coach, the chairman of the English Language Arts Committee, the chairman of the Zeroing In on Prevention Committee and coordinator of the school's Career/Transportation Day.She
also has maintained a Model Classroom for three years during implementation of the America's Choice School Design.Many teachers, administrators, district staff and other visitors have observed her
students, teaching methods, materials and classroom organization.In 1998, she
was named to Who's Who Among America's Teachers.Janet earned her bachelor's degree in education from the University of Florida and her master's in education at the University of North Florida.
...Janet WeiseJacksonville Heights Elementary
Minutes: Janet Weise enriches ...
Minutes: Janet Weise enriches the lives of her second-grade students at Jacksonville Heights Elementary School by turning classroom lessons into life-shaping experiences.
Not only does she work with students one-on-one, but she is also Jacksonville Heights' standards coach.
This year, she earned another title - Duval County's 2005 Teacher of the Year!
Tonight, we congratulate Janet Weise for being an excellent teacher, outstanding role model and inspirational leader for Duval County Public Schools!!!