Four central Arkansas teachers who work hard in and out of the classroom to inspire students and make learning fun received our 2019 Amazing Educator Awards.
Little Rock Family is proud to present the fifth annual class of Amazing Educators, sponsored by Delta Dental. With help from our sponsor, we gave awards to four impressive teachers in central Arkansas who work hard every day to inspire their students to learn, reach goals and dream.
Jessica Smolsky rushed to her blackboard at Conway Junior High School to erase what a student had written. With a few swift strokes, “Coach Smolsky Rocks!” was gone, but she couldn’t hide many other clues to the impact she’s had as an eighth-grade science teacher and dance coach.
Mary Logan, chair of the social studies department at Mount St. Mary Academy in Little Rock, was recently named one of Little Rock Family’s four Amazing Educators for 2017.
The hills were alive with thoughts of the future, and from an Austrian mountaintop, Sara Case glimpsed her destiny. She would teach the German language, preferably to young children.