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JROTC: Hanks HS instructor named to top teacher list

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EL PASO, Texas – Capt. Eileen Williams, a JROTC teacher from J.M. Hanks High School was named one of the top five secondary school teachers in the Ysleta Independent School District in a reception held March 30.

CPT Williams

CPT Williams

Williams has 14 years of teaching experience. She has a bachelor’s degree in sociology, a master’s in counseling and a master’s in experimental psychology and human factors engineering. She served in the Army for 20 years and is the first JROTC teacher to have been named a YISD Top five Teacher of the Year.

Williams was instrumental in a recent successful fund drive that enabled eight of her students to travel to Washington, D.C. to witness the inauguration of President Barack Obama.

The top two teachers of the year, one elementary and one secondary, will be announced at the annual Teacher of the Year banquet on May 16 at the El Paso Convention Center.

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Written by CadetCommandPAO

April 24, 2009 at 3:05 pm

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