Winners > Jade Pudsey
Coral Cove Elementary School
Jade Pudsey is an awe-inspiring elementary school teacher. She always goes the extra mile spending many nights and weekends working on new ways to engage and stimulate the minds of the future. When learning became virtual Jade exceeded expectations making her online classroom inviting and welcoming. She spent countless hours of her own time even getting opinions from her family and friends to ensure it would be eye-catching and draw her students in. Every year Jade comes up with exciting strategies to get the kids engaged and fit all learning styles. In the past she has done breakfast club for students that excelled had a VIP table and even made a stage so they would be proud to share and help build their confidence in and out of the classroom. Jade transitioned to teaching 4th grade at the beginning of this school year. So while adjusting to teaching online she was also adjusting to a new team curriculum and state requirements. Even with all these new challenges she has never once waivered in her dedication to her students. All of Jade’s previous students adore her and always say hi. She is almost like a celebrity! She is the teacher that anyone students and educators alike can reach out to for advice or help.