Inspirational Teacher of the Month | NBC 7 San Diego

Teachers demonstrating leadership and impacting lives

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 12:39 PM PDT

April 2016: Leah Allen

April 2016: Leah Allen

Point Loma High teacher Leah Allen believes in her students when they don't believe in themselves. NBC 7's Rory Devine has her inspirational story.

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 12:37 PM PDT

March 2016: Kimly Thi Huang

March 2016: Kimly Thi Huang

Ms. Huang of Iftin Charter School likes to ‘think like a proton’ and ‘stay positive’. NBC 7’s Rory Devine reports.

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 12:39 PM PDT

February 2016: Jamie Flannery

February 2016: Jamie Flannery

English teacher Jamie Flannery takes academic lessons at the Academy of Our Lady Peace beyond the classroom, students say. NBC 7's Rory Devine reports on this Inspirational Teacher of the Month.

Friday, Oct 21, 2016 at 12:37 PM PDT

January 2016: Julianna Tovar

January 2016: Julianna Tovar

Our inspirational teacher of the month is from King Chavez Community High School. Her students describe her as someone who always brings out the best in people. NBC 7's Rory Devine has the story of Ms. Julianna...

Thursday, Dec 17, 2015 at 07:55 PM PST

Inspirational Teacher of the Month: Shauna Grindstaff

Inspirational Teacher of the Month: Shauna Grindstaff

Friday, Oct 30, 2015 at 02:59 PM PDT

Jorge Flores, October 2015 Inspirational Teacher of the Month

Jorge Flores, October 2015 Inspirational Teacher of the Month

Jorge Flores was honored in October 2015 as NBC 7's Inspirational Teacher of the Month.

Friday, Jul 10, 2015 at 06:19 PM PDT

Inspirational Teacher of the Month: Queenie Tinsay

Inspirational Teacher of the Month: Queenie Tinsay

One mother wanted her daughter to be a queen, so she named her "Queenie." Queenie grew up to be NBC 7's Inspirational Teacher of the Month. NBC 7's Education Reporter Rory Devine has her story.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 09:12 PM PDT

Inspirational Teacher of the Month: Carole Debruin

Inspirational Teacher of the Month: Carole Debruin

It's not easy to be fresh and innovative every day on the job. But May's Inspirational Teacher of the Month says that's the key to making a difference. NBC 7's Rory Devine has the story of Carole Debruin.

Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 at 08:09 PM PST

Inspirational Teacher Kellie Riganti

Inspirational Teacher Kellie Riganti

If you ever thought drama and music were an expendable part of the curriculum or thought a drama teacher was a just a drama teacher, this story may change your mind. NBC 7 education report Rory Devine introduces...

Tuesday, Apr 4, 2017 at 08:17 AM PDT

Inspirational Teacher: Steve Grau

Inspirational Teacher: Steve Grau

The Inspirational Teacher of October, Steve Grau, eschews boredom in his classroom and believes positive moments with his students are key. NBC 7's Rory Devine reports on Oct. 24, 2014.

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