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Employees of the Year 14.15

Sarah Mulholland, 3rd Grade Teacher, Certificated Employee of the Year

Mrs. Mulholland has been teaching for 12 years, all in Brentwood schools.  She loves differentiating her instruction to reach all students’ needs.  She enjoys creating different ways to motivate each child (individual behavior charts, reward systems, along with classroom positive behavior system).  Mrs. Mulholland is very structured, organized, has clear expectations.  She provides many opportunities for partner/group work and encourages students to learn from one another. She challenges students to push themselves and fosters a lot of responsibility and independence.  Mrs. Mulholland enjoys giving her students goals to reach towards. Mrs. Mulholland is highly respected among the staff and school community.

 

Ruth Kurtz, Spec. Ed. Aide/Noon Duty Supervisor, District Classified Employee of the Year

Mrs. Kurtz has worked in the autism program at Pioneer School for several years and at other sites in the district prior to coming to the site.  Mrs. Kurtz is known for the way she treats each student as an individual and for her sensitivity to their special needs.  She is calm, patient, and positive.  She leads groups of students, gathers data, and even has organized the Pioneer lunch time sports program.  Mrs. Kurtz volunteers in community organizations as well.  She is esteemed and valued by the entire Pioneer community!

 

Sarah Mulholland

Sarah Mulholland

Ruth Kurtz

Ruth Kurtz