Position: English Teacher School: Stony Point High School
School District: Round Rock ISD
City, State: Round Rock, Texas
About the Nominee: Pam Bethke was nominated by her principal, Anthony Watson.
Pam Bethke goes above and beyond in her classroom to help her students. She has transformed the culture of Stony Point High School and has helped the students develop school pride. Ms. Bethke leads the environmental club and holds at least two campus beautification activities per year. She has also created a Monarch Butterfly Waystation on campus. Students have flocked to create a fantastic area for which the butterflies can land and rest on their migratory path. She has taken students with behavioral issues and has given their lives new meaning; they can see the value and the beauty of their contributions to their school!