Kitty Hawk Spanish Immersion teacher, Jose Rodriquez has been nominated for the Participate Teacher of the Year Award. Participate is the national organization that partners with Dare County Schools to support the district’s Spanish Dual Language Immersion program. Jose is originally from Colombia and has a bachlelor of arts degree from La Salle University in Bogota, Colombia. Jose says, “I believe the passion I have for teaching has helped to connect better with my students.
Seeing how my students progress, appreciate, accept and respect others, makes me dream that this was my mission all along.