- Hometown stories that count from people who care

Tera Dent Cheers on Struggling Students

Hillcrest Elementary Teacher of the Year


Last updated 3/5/2019 at 3:26pm

Tera Dent, Hillcrest Elementary Teacher of the Year

Tera Dent has, one way or another, always been a cheerleader.

For four years, it was on the sidelines at Warner University, where she was getting her elementary education degree.

Today, it's as Hillcrest Elementary's "K Academy" Director, working to support the academic needs of struggling students who were retained along with incoming students who are academically ahead of their peers, work that led to her being named the school's 2018-19 Teacher of the Year.

"I love that kindergartners are like little sponges and want to learn everything," she said.

She's been part of the Lake Wales Chart...

For access to this article please sign in or register.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021