Yerington teacher named finalist for Nevada Teacher of the 12 months

A science instructor at Yerington Elementary College has been named a finalist for the 2021 Nevada Trainer of the Yr.

Lynn Jeka, who has taught at Sure for 17 years, was notified through a latest teleconference call that she was a single of 4 finalists. The Lyon County School District publicly declared the honor final week.

“I identified out about 3 weeks ago,” Jeka reported, introducing that the course of action started previous spring. “The woman who oversees the Trainer of the Year plan experienced coordinated with (Principal Blake) Cooper. We were being on a staff members Zoom assembly and she was in the meeting and introduced it to the total employees. I was actually stunned. I realized I was competing with some outstanding educators… hundreds of people today. I am genuinely very pleased to stand for my faculty and our district at the point out degree.”