News from the Arizona Daily Sun

Katrina Collins: Making learning fun

By Michelle McManimon, Arizona Daily Sun:
Collins has 12 years of experience in education, including four years as a preschool teacher and eight years as a first-grade teacher at Kinsey. Her bright smile and enthusiasm were part of the reason Collins was selected this year as one of Rodel’s Exemplary Teachers…

News from the Arizona Daily Star

Outreach to kids, parents make Robles a Rodel winner

By Alexis Huicochea, Arizona Daily Star:
When Marnie Robles steps in front of her students, she is on a mission to ensure they are learning. The Cavett Elementary School teacher is now being honored as a 2015 Rodel Exemplary Teacher, an award that recognizes educators for outstanding student achievement in high-poverty schools, effective classroom practices and their potential to be outstanding mentors to future teachers…