Honoring Plantation Chamber of Commerce 2024 Teachers of the Year Selections
Honoring Plantation Chamber of Commerce 2024 Teachers of the Year Selections
Honoring Plantation Chamber of Commerce 2024 Teachers of the Year Selections

At American Heritage Schools, excellence is not just a goal; it is a standard upheld by our exceptional educators. This year, we are proud to shine a spotlight on two remarkable teachers, Jessica Miliffe and Samantha Alfonso, who have been recognized as Teachers of the Year by the Greater Plantation Chamber of Commerce. Their dedication, passion, and impact on the lives of students exemplify the spirit of excellence we strive for at our school.

Samantha Alfonso: Empowering Students Through Mathematics
 
Ms. Alfonso's passion for teaching and innovative approach to education has earned her the Teacher of the Year award. Her dynamic teaching methods, such as the "Barbie Bungee Drop" and "Skittle Hypotheses Testing," ignite curiosity and creativity in her students. Beyond the classroom, she leads her students to success, with her Statistics Competition class achieving top honors at both state and national levels. Ms. Alfonso's unwavering commitment to excellence ensures that her students not only excel academically but also leave Heritage equipped with the skills and confidence to tackle future challenges.
 
Jessica Miliffe: Inspiring Minds and Hearts
 
Mrs. Miliffe's commitment to her students extends beyond academics. As her principal stated in Mrs. Miliffe’s nomination, she is an amazing teacher who goes above and beyond to support her students emotionally and academically. Through hands-on and engaging activities like the "Presidential Madness" lesson, she not only educates but also inspires her students to think critically and develop essential life skills. Mrs. Miliffe's impact is felt not only by her students but also by her colleagues, whom she supports tirelessly. Her dedication to fostering a supportive and engaging learning environment makes her an invaluable member of our American Academy community.
Honoring Plantation Chamber of Commerce 2024 Teachers of the Year Selections
 
As a school community, we are immensely proud of Jessica Miliffe and Samantha Alfonso for their outstanding achievements and dedication to shaping the minds of our students. Their passion, innovation, and commitment to excellence embody the values we hold dear at American Heritage Schools. Let us join together in congratulating and celebrating these exceptional educators for their well-deserved recognition as Teachers of the Year.