#EOTY45: Meet Week 2 Nominees For Educational Service Personnel, Private/Parochial Educator of The Year!

#EOTY45: Meet Week 2 Nominees For Educational Service Personnel, Private/Parochial Educator of The Year!

Five weeks from today, the Kane County Regional Office of Education will be hosting the 45th Annual Educator of the Year ceremony. Leading up to the event, all the nominees will be highlighted on Kane County Connects to show appreciation for the hardworking educators in Kane County.

Each year, Educator of the Year nominations are submitted by staff, friends, and family to recognize exceptional educators. Winners in each category are announced, along with the overall Educator of the Year winner. This year, the event will be live-streamed through YouTube and Facebook to ensure safe viewing options are provided.

Today, Educational Service Personnel of the Year nominees and Private/Parochial Educator of the Year nominees are highlighted. Take a look at some of the best in Kane County below!

Holly Fitzgerald

School District U-46

  • Nominated for Educational Service Personnel of the Year
  • 27 Years in Education
  • Para Intervention Team Specialist
  • District: U-46

Terri Helfers

Geneva High School

  • Nominated for Educational Service Personnel of the Year
  • 20 Years in Education
  • Paraprofessional
  • District: Geneva 304

Julie Larson

West Aurora High School

  • Nominated for Educational Service Personnel of the Year
  • 8 Years in Education
  • Paraprofessional
  • District: West Aurora 129

Maggie Schroeder

School District U-46

  • Nominated for Educational Service Personnel of the Year
  • 15 Years in Education
  • Project Access Coordinator
  • District: U-46

Magdalena Williams

East Aurora High School

  • Nominated for Educational Service Personnel of the Year
  • 11 Years in Education
  • Clerical
  • District: East Aurora 131

Lauren Cook

Aurora Central Catholic High School

  • Nominated for Private/Parochial Educator of the Year
  • 6 Years in Education
  • High School Psychology Teacher

 

Andrew Kolba

Elgin Academy

  • Nominated for Private/Parochial Educator of the Year
  • 14 Years in Education
  • Maintenance Department

 

Mary Miller

Mooseheart Child City and School

  • Nominated for Private/Parochial Educator of the Year
  • 11 Years in Education
  • Librarian

 

Jessica Mina

St. Charles of Borromeo

  • Nominated for Private/Parochial Educator of the Year
  • 21 Years in Education
  • Teacher

 

 

About the Kane County Regional Office of Education

Led by Regional Superintendent of Schools Patricia Dal Santo, the Kane County ROE is located in Geneva and serves nine school districts. From teacher licensure assistance to professional development, the ROE’s mission is to advocate for education, provide leadership and perform regulatory functions. Learn more about the ROE’s offerings on Facebook, Twitter and by signing up for the semimonthly newsletter.