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Bob Burton Spirit Award

AREA E: PAULA TEZAK, LAS PALMAS MIDDLE SCHOOL

Paula has taught physical education and assisted with the Renaissance and Activities programs on campus for the past 21 years. Four years ago, she enthusiastically assumed the ASB Leadership position. Her passion for teaching leadership and character skills, desire for the inclusion of all students in campus activities while facilitating a positive school culture are the foundations and driving forces of her program. Paula leads by example and works tirelessly to recognize both students and staff for their hard work. Her ASB students implement the success skills they have learned in the activities and events that they create.  She has attended the CADA Convention for the past 18 years and gives much of the credit for her success to friends and colleagues at Las Palmas, AREA E and CADA for the invaluable knowledge they continue to share and challenging her to be the best she can be. Paula is humbled and honored to receive the Bob Burton award knowing the important role and impact Activity Directors have on school culture and the student body.  She loves what she does and is always interested in new innovative ideas and concepts to help the studentsPaula Tezak accepting the Bob Burton Award