Last night Beth Brotherton from WYFF News 4 announced Virginia Jones, Assistant Principal from the Cleveland Academy of Leadership, had received the Golden Apple Award.
Each week WYFF News 4 rewards an educator who goes above and beyond the standard teaching methods, by designating them a Golden Apple Award winner. The winner is selected from nominations by a panel of judges.
Virginia, or Mama Jones as her students call her due to her nurturing personality, has been an educator for 42 years. She truly has the magic and ability to put children at ease. Virginia also has unconditional love, caring, understanding, and a special gift of kindness. She truly goes above and beyond, and District Seven has been so fortunate she has chosen to share her talents with us – at all levels, high school, middle school and at Cleveland Academy.
Ms. Jones says the best reward is “seeing her former students flourish.”Read More