Winners > Kristina Vantassel
Nasonville Elementary School
Mrs. Vantassel is an incredible teacher who goes above and beyond for all of her students. She loves teaching hands-on lessons that are relevant to the lives of her students. In her classroom she has a cricket machine 3D printer augmented reality sandbox and sphero balls for coding. She uses this modern-day technology to help her students learn by solving real- life problems. For example her students used the cricket machine wood ratios and measuring skills to create holiday gifts for their friends and family members. Mrs. Vantassel also works hard to stay current in technology and teaching strategies as she spends countless hours doing research on all the latest and greatest in the tech world. If anyone was born to teach it’s Mrs. Vantassel.