Position: Special Education Teacher
School: Masters Elementary
School District: Omaha Public Schools
City, State: Omaha, Nebraska
About the Nominee: Emily Coleman was nominated by her principal, Dr. LeDonna Griffin. Mrs. Coleman is an advocate for students. She is an active member of the building-level school planning team, where she is serving as the voice for the students that she serves daily. Her colleagues would define her as very passionate and dedicated to staff and students.
She is exemplar at getting things done. She is an educator who has exceptional rapport with her students, and her lessons are concisely planned to meet the individual needs of her learners. Mrs. Coleman has the ability to inspire and motivate every child in her school, and she never quits. She motivates her students to give their best!