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Heather Jackson

Position: Second Grade Teacher
School: Pecan Park Elementary School
School District: Ocean Springs School District
City, State: Ocean Springs, MS

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Heather Jackson was nominated by an anonymous colleague.

Mrs. Jackson is a wonderful teacher! She teaches with love. She knows the needs of each student and gives them exactly what they need to succeed- whether it's an “I love you” or a morning hug. Mrs. Jackson not only loves each and every child in her classroom, but she also networks with parents and faculty to fulfill any needs or necessities a child might have. She anonymously leaves shoes, clothing, and food on the doorsteps of children in need. She does this for past students as well! Mrs. Jackson keeps up with her students and let’s them know she’s always there for them.

"Mrs. Jackson is a wonderful teacher to work with! She has such a fun personality and puts everyone at ease. Students and faculty alike can't help but smile when they see her," said her nominator.

Comments (12)

Heather Church Posted over a year ago

Heather Jackson is a ray of sunshine! You can feel her true love and passion for teaching every individual child. We are so blessed to have had her as a teacher. My daughter has many fond memories of her.

Tia Inabinett Posted over a year ago

Thank You Heather for all that you do to serve your family, school family, community, and your church family!! I’m grateful that God has brought you into our lives! You have been a blessing!!

Sara Gammill Posted over a year ago

Mrs. Jackson is an amazing and kind teacher. She understands that children learn differently and her patience with them helps her students’ self confidence grow. Mrs. Jackson provides a positive and fun learning environment that encourages each student to achieve their full potential.

Lindsey Vasquez Posted over a year ago

Mrs. Jackson is a wonderful teacher! She is very patient and kind to her students. My daughter really enjoys having her as a teacher! She is very deserving of this award!

Melissa Davis Posted over a year ago

Heather Jackson makes learning fun and engaging!! Easton loves going to school each day. I believe Mrs. Jackson’s nurturing classroom and positive attitude has had a notable impact on his learning and growth!

Becky Hoppner Posted over a year ago

Mrs. Jackson genuinely loves and cares for her students. It is obvious how much they love her. She is a wonderful teacher and coworker!

Elizabeth Otthofer Posted over a year ago

My son loves her class. He always says how they laugh and how sweet she is! A teacher is not only one that educates but nurtures the heart and soul.

Tiffany Posted over a year ago

Congratulations Jackson! You deserve it!

Sue Green Posted over a year ago

Mrs. Jackson is a great teacher! My son still has to visit her any chance he can get. She taught him 2 years ago, and he still talks about how she made learning fun!

Scott Jackson Posted over a year ago

Heather is an inspiration to us all. She goes above and beyond the call of duty. Heather takes the needs of her children to heart and does anything in power to make dreams come true.

Kyndall Cochran Posted over a year ago

Good luck!

Francine Worden Posted over a year ago

You are amazing. Your love of your students shines through. I'm proud to be your family.