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Teacher of the Week – David Wheatley

Ryelee Mergil, Reporter

November 29, 2018

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Name: David Wheatley Subjects taught: History Currently resides : Riverside Motto : “Life is not about avoiding the storm, but learning how to dance in the rain.” Inspiration: My wife because she works so hard....

Teacher of the Week – Esquivel

Adriana Flores, Reporter

September 7, 2018

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Name: Michael Esquivel Subjects: Link Crew & College and Career Readiness Currently reside: Riverside Motto: Don’t put off ‘til tomorrow, what you can do today. Inspirations: My Father Favorite quote: “Yester...

Teacher of the Week – Silvera

Stephanie Rodriguez, Reporter

May 9, 2018

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Name: Stephan Silvera Subjects: Government, Economics, & Multicultural Perspectives Currently reside: Riverside Motto: If not you then who ? Inspirations: Parents Favorite quote: It depends Hobbies: Living Bad ...

Teacher of the Week – Printz

Ryelee Mergil, Reporter

March 2, 2018

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Name: Julie Printz Subjects Taught: Art Currently resides: Riverside Motto: The world is full of color. Inspiration: My parents Favorite Quote: N/A Hobbies: Anything that has to do with art. Bad Habit: Eatin...

Teacher of the Week – Valenzuela

Fidel Elenes, Reporter

February 20, 2018

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Name: Alicia Valenzuela Subjects Taught: Attendance Clerk Currently resides: Colton, Ca Motto: N/A Inspiration: “To live after retirement.” Favorite Quote: N/A Hobbies: Read and go to the Casino. Bad Habit: Going to the...

Teacher of the Week: Jeanne Folta

Ryelee Mergil, Reporter

February 13, 2018

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Name: Jeanne Folta Subjects taught: Algebra Motto: "Do your work and you will not fail." Inspiration: Her grandparents Hobbies: Teaching students Bad habit: Drinking coffee every day Favorite restaurant: iHop  Favor...

Elizabeth Garza Teacher of the Week

Isaac Trujilo, Reporter

February 7, 2018

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Name: Elizabeth Garza Subjects Taught: English (7th – 12th grade), ELD, CAHSEE Prep Birthday: May 5th Hometown: San Bernardino Currently Resides: Rialto Motto: “Normal is an illusion. What is normal for the ...

Teacher of the Week – Nishimoto

Fidel Elenes, Reporter

December 1, 2017

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Name: Mark Nishimoto Subjects Taught: Algebra 1 and Consumer Math Currently resides: Redlands, Ca Motto:  “Don't let the turkeys get you down.” Inspiration: Kids who learn new things Favorite Quote: N/A Hobb...

Teacher of the Week – Baker

Fidel Elenes, Reporter

October 28, 2017

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Name: Stacey Jedi Baker Subjects Taught: HEAL, English 9, 11, and 12 (ERWC) Currently resides: Moreno Valley Motto: Kindness cultivates kindness. Inspiration: Jesus Christ is my inspiration. When I study His Word and sp...

Featured Teacher, Sept. 2017: Ms. Jeanne Folta, Math Dept.

Ryelee Mergil, Reporter

September 9, 2017

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Name: Jeanne Folta Subjects taught: Algebra Currently resides: Room  Motto: do your work and you will not fail Inspiration:  her grandparents Hobbies: teaching students Bad habit: Drinking coffee everyday ...

Teacher of the Week: Russell Levine

Chantz Horton, Reporter

May 10, 2017

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Name: Russell Lewis Levine Subjects taught: AP world history, AP human geography Currently resides: Fontana,CA Motto: Carpe diem Inspiration: My Wife Favorite quote: “My life is my message” Hobbies: Magic, le...

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