Outstanding Educator Award Winner Luz Rodriguez!

Gompers Private School is thrilled to announce that Luz Rodriguez, special education teacher, and transition specialist, was named Phoenix Mayor’s Commission on Disability Issues Outstanding Educator for 2017. This recognition highlights Ms. Rodriguez’s years of services in the classroom and in the community working for Phoenix District 7. Luz is a phenomenal teacher who believes her students can achieve anything with the right support and assistance. In the classroom, Ms. Rodriguez personalizes learning by creating work that is meaningful to individual students. This person-centered approach has been successful, even with the most challenging of students. As a transition specialist, she works with students, parents and state agencies on opportunities for post-secondary job training and day programs. Please join Gompers in congratulating Luz on this well-deserved honor. Click on the link below to watch Luz’s award video