NYS TESOL Member of the Month Archive
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- Eligibility – Nominee is a current NYS TESOL Member.
- Selection Criteria – Nominee demonstrates a commitment to the field.
– In addition to 12 months of recognition on our website, each year the
12 Members of the Month will be entered into a Raffle for a
complimentary registration to the NYS TESOL Annual Conference.
– Click the link below and tell us about your nominee’s contributions
to the field and/or our community of educators and students. A
NYS TESOL committee will review the entries and select the monthly
Meet the NYS TESOL Member of the Month for
Marjorie Stanton is extremely
committed to her students. She spends countless hours in and out of the
classroom making sure that her students (most impoverished) are
provided for educationally and in life. She does a lot of translation
work for no pay, because she knows that her students' families have the
right and desire to be informed.
As sometimes she is the only person who can do exactly what she does,
she is often spread thin but always accomplishes things with a positive
attitude and a smile. Though she is in the elementary school, Marjorie
has made a lasting impression on all of her students and they continue
to see her as a mentor all the way through high school. Without
Marjorie in our district, many families would be at a loss. She
advocates for each and every one of her students. Marjorie also knows
her students' families so well that she is often in a place that some
of these families feel like she is the only person they can trust and
seek her out in many situations. It is because of Marjorie's insistence
that one of our students is getting proper services and is now on the
way to flourishing academically. Marjorie is an all-around amazing
person, very humble and always willing to give advice and help out
Click here to check out our wonderful annual awards and nominate a colleague this year !