Wants to make sure her students are getting the most out of their education.
The 4th grade teacher at wallace a.
Smith elementary wants her kids to push themselves to succeed.
But she also tries to build up their confidence at the same time.
That's why she has earned this week's golden apple award.
Transcript natural sound: on behalf of food city and news 12, i would like to present you with this week's golden apple award.
Sharon: ms green is an awesome teacher here at wallace a.
What we all love about ms. green while i would is she builds relationships with her children first.
When she starts that each year with the kids she makes sure that they are comfortable in her classroom.
And she teaches every day.
Natural sound: what is another way that we can help recycle?
Jillian: ever since a young age i knew this is exactly what i was going to do.
Natural sound: what is the first sentence in a introductory paragraph.
Who has a hook for me really quick?
Jillian: i adored and loved every teacher that i ever had.
They just led me to believe that this is the greatest profession.
You could make such an impact on students in the future of america.
Students: she is an excellent teacher and she plus it pushes us to get our level fours.
She cares about her students she's just so caring.
She pushes us to our limit.
Sometimes if we don't understand it on something she always makes sure that we understand it.
She's a great teacher who always wants to have the best things to teach us the best that she can.
And she tries to push us to our limits to try to exceed better than how we were.
She baffles me every day and she helps us push us to our limit to get level fours.
Jillian: our curriculum is it's very intense.
It's very deep these days.
We want to do the best and i always try to do my best to keep them engaged.
And want to come to school every day to be a part of this community.
Our world is a hard place and i want my students to know that they are the best.
I encourage them every day to work hard to make their lives successful and the lives of others.
If you know a special teacher, nominate him or her for our golden apple award.
Just fill out the form online at wdef-dot-com...then watch every tuesday night to see