JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — Some of Jefferson County’s best teachers were honored for their efforts in the classroom to inspire and educate their students.
Taylor Ross teaches 4th grade at Gresham Elementary School. Kimberly Mitchell is a Freshman English teacher from Shades Valley High School. Both were named Teachers of the Year.
Even though they teach different grades, they each say teaching is more than just a job. Both teachers also thanked their fellow educators, saying they couldn’t have accomplished their goals without them.
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