2018 Jared Polis Foundation’s Teacher Recognition Award Honorees

Carmen Curtis Bashem: Rangeview High School, Aurora, Aurora Public Schools-10th-12th, Math

James Rothert: East Middle School, Aurora, Aurora Public Schools-8th, Science

Jamie Lockwood: Indian Peaks Elementary, Longmont, St Vrain Valley School District-3rd grade

Jessicca Shaffer: Longmont Estates Elementary, Longmont, St Vrain Valley School District- PreK-5th, STEM Coordinator

Jo-Lynn Yoshihara Daly: Emerald Elementary, Broomfield, Boulder Valley School District- PreK-5th, Social Worker

Kate Mutchler: New America School, Aurora, alternative charter high school- 9th-12th- Language Arts and Art

Leah Andrews Willis: Strive Prep, Denver, charter middle school-9th- World Geography

Lisa Thyre: Belle Creek Charter School, Henderson-Kindergarten and 1st grade

Madison Tortessi: Canon City High School, Canon City, Canon City Schools-9th-12th- English Language Art and Science

Rebekah Biermann: Skyview School of STEM, Windsor, Weld Re4 School District- Kinder-1st

Steve Lash: Horizon High School, Thornton, Adams 12 Five Star School District- 10th, English and World Studies, 11th-12th-SOAR program