HR Director Heather Stocking, Jessica Blaum, Superintendent Mike Raso, Director of Curriculum Jillian Dotson
The Employee of the Quarter Award recognizes Bettendorf Community School District staff members who provide exceptional service to others. Recipients demonstrate commitment to their job and/or school involvement above and beyond expectations.
Jessica is an exceptional teacher. She spends time getting to know her students and builds a repertoire of learning tasks that her students enjoy and learn from. She structures her lessons in ways that motivate students, prompt them to connect their learning to their own lives, and encourage them to take ownership for their learning. Jessica praises the efforts and persistence of her students. She uses a variety of instructional approaches so students have a meaningful experience in her classroom. Jessica provides opportunities for all students to learn and BCSD is proud to have her as a teacher.