Herbert Hoover Elementary
Jennie is a "glass half full" kind of person handling every task, student, staff member and parent with a smile on her face. She is quick to laugh and show others she cares through listening and giving words of encouragement. Jennie is ALWAYS positive, even when she is thrown into difficult situations. She is an inspiration of how to give the best of herself to those around her every day.
Bettendorf Middle School
Kris takes the time to make connections with others. He deals with some very intense and ongoing behavior. Regardless of the situation, Kris brings such a sense of calm and uses different techniques to help a student regulate their own behavior. He helps students in areas of self-improvement, social skills, and academic skills. He is always approachable, helpful, insightful, and kind to all staff & students.