Teacher of the Year (Male Nominees)
April 11, 2014By Hilario Duarte of South Houston High School
Very short summaries of why these teachers were nominated. Vote for your favorite in Eduphoria.
Mr Barksdale is a patient and nurturing human being. Barksdale, mentors students and helps them with issues they are having both in school and at home. He even volunteers for the Houston food bank 4 days per week.
Mr. Cundiff works great with kids and his Video Tech program collaborates with other departments like Yearbook.
Mr. Gladney, an inspiring human who always tries to challenge students to do their best.
Mr. Gomez is new teacher, but has already earned his students respect for being an outstanding teacher.
Mr. Joffrion always makes sure his students are getting the education they deserve.
Mr. Kimble is an excellent teacher. With great knowledge and patience he always tries to make learning fun for his students by using innovative ideas.
Mr. Olivares students had an experiment that was chosen by NASA to go into space. He is inspiration to many people around him
Mr. Oseguera is one of those people who want to help everyone. He gives guitar classes, tutor students for SAT test, and volunteers to be a chaperone for Orchestra.
Mr. Randal is challenges students to do their best. He works to prepare students so that when the time comes to take their AP exam they are successful. He is also a sponsor for the 2013-2014 Key Club.
Mr. Ward believes that no matter where you come from, you can be successful and he motivates his students to believe so.
Mr. Charles is always on time, very organized and respected by all students. He makes sure his students know that he is here to help them succeed.
Mr. Herron goes above and beyond to make his class fun and interesting for students.
Mr. Thorton has done an amazing job with his students. He creates a positive learning environment with engagement and structure while still getting kids exited to come to his class and tutorials.