May 16, 2018

Teacher Appreciation Month Spotlight: Corliss James

Corliss James

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Month, Relay is thrilled to highlight some of our most passionate & dedicated teachers who are continuously making an impact in the lives of their students!

Today’s spotlight is Ms. Corliss James! Ms. James is a teacher at Leadership Preparatory Academy. Relay would like to thank you for your commitment to your student’s success, which serves as a prime example of why Relay exists and continues to do the work that we do!

Check out our Q&A with Corliss below!

How has Relay helped you to become a more impactful teacher?

Relay has helped me become a more impactful teacher in the classroom by challenging me to take a deeper look at the student population that I serve. I have learned to adapt my lessons to reach the different types of learners in my classroom by using data to inform my instruction and make adjustments to allow for maximum student achievement. 

Do you have a favorite quote about teachers and/or education?

"A good teacher can inspire hope, ignite the imagination, and instill a love of learning." 

-Brad Henry

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