Debra has been described as a smart, compassionate, empathic teacher. Her ability to accept people for who they are helps parents and guardians raise happy, healthy, strong families. With a strong understanding of autism and a knack for connecting with kids, Kim is a natural advocate for students. She partners with parents and professionals to develop plans of action that promote learning and engagement for all students. Debra and Kim are gifts to the Felida community.
From the nomination:
“Deb is an advocate for kiddos with special needs, and you can feel her passion for her work and students when you meet her.”
“Kim brings commitment and enthusiasm to her work with our kids. We are lucky to know her, work with her and be inspired by her.”