Cooper Elementary Teacher Named A Super Star

(Left to right): Martha Stovall, Clayton Chamber Ambassador; Dr. Karel Lloyd; Melissa Bolen, Super Star Teacher, and Jocell Flores, Cooper Elementary Principal.

The Clayton Chamber of Commerce has selected Melissa Bolen a teacher at Cooper Elementary School as their Super Star Teacher for the month of January.

Bolen is a fourth grade teacher.  Super Star teachers are selected for their excellence in their classrooms, inspire their students, and demonstrate community involvement and leadership.

Ms. Bolen was recognized for her unique ability to connect with every student that enters her classroom.  She adapts her lessons to reach all student’s learning styles and is always looking for new and exciting ways to motivate her students.   Ms Bolen leads the fourth grade Professional Learning Community at Cooper and is a role model for both staff and students.  Her enthusiasm and positivity shine through in all that she does.