Jonesboro Public Schools
Mrs Cooley goes above and beyond for her students. She tries to make learning as engaging as possible, from rewards to classroom transformations. Her passion for students wellbeing and educational growth is remarkable. She has been nominated as teacher of the year for her building and will find out those results May 27th. Her selfless acts show even on a normal day, but especially when her students are in need. She has spent so much money out of her own pocket for her students learning and providing them special occasions since the poverty rate at her school is 97%. She has bought Christmas presents and stockings for all 80 of her 5th grade students for 2 years now, along with providing gifts for the angel tree kids in her building. Please pick her for this special prize, She deserves this and more!