Camp Mohave Elementary School fifth grade teacher Aga Cook has been nominated for the 2017-2018 national LifeChanger of the Year award.
Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, LifeChanger of the Year recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 educators and school district employees across the United States who are making a difference in the lives of students by exemplifying excellence, positive influence and leadership.
Cook was nominated by her principal, Rick Cottrell. She was recognized for her dedication to students’ emotional and academic welfare. She hosts Saturday classes to engage her students and families in fun activities, while helping her students retain what they learn.
“Mrs. Cook is the teacher that all parents, administrators and students want. She is a teacher that cares about every detail in order to give each child a chance to reach their absolute potential.” Cottrell said.
She is also active in the school community, providing school staff with valuable resources and tools to become more effective educators.
Each school year, LifeChanger of the Year receives hundreds of nominations from all 50 states and the District of Columbia. Seventeen individual LifeChanger of the Year awards will be given during the 2017-2018 school year.
Winners are announced via surprise award ceremonies held at their schools. The grand prize finalists will also be honored at a national awards ceremony in spring 2018 in Bermuda, where the Grand Prize Winner will be revealed.
Winners are chosen by a selection committee comprised of former winners and education professionals. Nominees must be K-12 teachers or school district employees. To be considered for an award, nominees must
To view Ms. Cook’s LifeChanger of the Year nominee profile, or to nominate someone from your school community, visit www.LifeChangeroftheYear.com.
Congratulations Mrs. Cook! Way to represent Mohave Valley Schools! #MVDistrictROCKS!