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2011 Mentors of the Year

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Twenty-two teachers from southwest Idaho public schools who guide, support and encourage fellow educators in their pursuit of effective teaching and professional growth were honored as the 2011 Celebration of Teaching – Mentors of the Year at Boise State University on September 8, 2011. Highlights of the evening included Mentors of the Year getting to meet one another and an inspirational keynote address from Channel 7’s Dee Sarton.

The Celebration of Teaching – Mentors of the Year Awards were presented to the following teachers:
Mentor of the Year 2011

NameDistrictSchoolSubject/GradePhoto Gallery (Click the images for a larger view)
John BaleBoiseRiverside ElementaryKindergarten, 6th-grade physical education[nggallery id=3]
Marta BidondoMeridianLake Hazel Middle7th-grade life science[nggallery id=4]
Karen BlissBlaineWoodside ElementaryKindergarten[nggallery id=5]
Leigha CallNampaEast Valley Middle7th – 8th-grade social studies[nggallery id=6]
Anna DaleyMeridianMountain View HighLanguage arts[nggallery id=7]
Susan FeldhusenBlaineWood River Middle6th-grade special education[nggallery id=8]
Brian FischerMeridianEagle Hills Elementary4th-grade[nggallery id=9]
Eric GrantMeridianCentennial High9th-12th-grade English[nggallery id=10]
Ted HadleyTwin FallsRobert Stuart Middle6th-12th-band[nggallery id=11]
Carol HollifieldTwin FallsRobert Stuart Middle7th-grade geography, history[nggallery id=12]
Hailey HowardMeridianAndrus Elementary2nd-grade[nggallery id=13]
Laura JokiMeridianCrossroads Middle7th-8th-grade health, leadership, math intervention[nggallery id=14]
Jean KriwoxJeromeHorizon Elementary3rd-grade[nggallery id=15]
James LeDouxMeridianRenaissance High9th, 11th and 12th-grade English[nggallery id=16]
Katie LeonardMeridianAndrus Elementary1st-grade[nggallery id=17]
Michelle MarquardtJeromeJerome High10th and 12th-grade English[nggallery id=18]
Sharon TennentBoiseOwyhee Elementary2nd-grade[nggallery id=19]
Kassi TobiasMeridianAndrus Elementary4th-grade[nggallery id=20]
Valerie VanLeeuwenTwin FallsRobert Stuart Middle7th-grade science[nggallery id=21]
Willean WhiteEmmettCarberry Intermediate4th-grade[nggallery id=22]
Joyce WilliamsBoiseOwyhee Elementary4th-grade[nggallery id=23]
Mark WorleyMarsingMarsing High9th-12th-math[nggallery id=24]