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Position: 6th Grade Teacher

School: Shotwell Academy

School District: Aldine ISD

How has this person changed your life?

Erlinda is the person you want to work with if your enthusiasm in education needs to fire-up. She is the person who really values educating her students and takes pride on their accomplishments. She regularly attends staff development trainings and other educational opportunities for additional knowledge. For the past three years and up to the present she worked evenings a week with a Parent Literacy Program, which teaches English to Spanish speaking parents. She provided tutorials two days a week, and work with small group of students for additional help. Currently is a mentor to a first year teacher at Shotwell Academy. Her perceptions about educations: good teachers, dedication, hard work, and organization are priorities.