Podcast: Heather Anderson, 2016 Oregon Teacher of the Year

Leading from the Classroom: Insights from the 2016 Teachers of the Year

In this episode, Heather Anderson, an elementary teacher at Juniper Technology Magnet School in Bend, Oregon, will tell us how highly accomplished teaching elevates the profession.

Here’s Heather.

In January of 2016, I sat down with Representative Gene Whisnant of Central Oregon. He asked me when I planned to become an administrator. I responded that I’m a teacher, and I don’t plan to become an administrator. While we need strong administrators, it’s also important to keep our best teachers in the classroom.

Learn more about CCSSO and the National Teacher of the Year Program