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2016-2017 Teacher Assistant of the Year - Yamaira Gonzalez - DLC-New Providence

The Morris-Union Jointure Commission is pleased to announce that Yamaira Gonzalez has been named 2016-2017 Teacher Assistant of the Year for the Developmental Learning Center-New Providence.

Ms. Gonzalez has been a teacher assistant with the DLC-New Providence for the past 17 years. Ms. Gonzalez demonstrates a wealth of knowledge when providing instruction with DLC students. She has been a teacher assistant in all grade levels from primary through secondary. She is highly supportive of students, always putting their needs first and assuring that each student is presented with a positive learning environment. Ms. Gonzalez has been a team player from day one inside and outside of the classroom and cares deeply for the students. She has been instrumental in the success of the DLC’s greenhouse and can frequently be seen working with students in this area, preparing the plants and vegetables for the DLC garden.

 Congratulations, Yamaira for even further contributing so valuably toward enhancing the Developmental Learning Centers!