Librarian/Media Specialist

The recipient is an Arizona teacher, with library endorsement, who:

  • expands the role of the library/media center to an area of “lifelong learning,”
  • demonstrates by daily activities the concept of 21st Century Learning by using both traditional tools (print) and digital tools, and 
  • shares knowledge of technology applications with others as a peer and guide 

Previous Recipients

2000 - Judi Moreillon - Tucson Unified School District 
2001 - Janice Shanks - Glendale Elementary School District  
2002 - Darolene Brown - Colorado River Union High School District  
2003 - Diane Skorupski - Tucson Unified School District  
2004 - Caryl Jones - Catalina Foothills School District  
2005 - Joan Valenzulea - Tucson Unified School District  
2006 - Janice Budak  - Tucson Unified School District  
2007 - Ginger Baron - Phoenix Elementary School District 
2008 - Beth Malapanes - Amphitheater School District 
2011 - Pamela Gautier  -  Amphitheater Public Schools 
2012 - Sharon Ewers -  Scottsdale Unified School District