Top 25 Teachers of OC


After months of ballots and assessments, Parenting OC proudly presents our leading Top Teachers of OC. Compiled by Lauren Felechner 2014 Top Teacher: Elizabeth Catron “I am greatly honored to be chosen for this title. It is such an amazing feeling to be chosen for something that I love to do.” – Elizabeth Catron Marjorie […]

Top Teachers: Fan Favorites


Parents and students nominated their top choices for Orange County’s leading educators Compiled by Stephanie Miles Carol Whitworth The Whitworth School Submitted by Karen Rosas, Parent Carol Whitworth has dedicated her life to creating an ideal education environment. Her care factor alone supersedes that of any other teacher. She is a teacher, but also the […]

Orange County Top 5 Teachers Honored

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Five educators from OC were recognized Last fall, educators from Orange County gathered inside the Grand Ballroom at the Disneyland Hotel in Anaheim to find out who would be named as the 2014 Orange County Teacher of the Year. Surrounded by 55 of her peers and other leading educators, Linda Horist, a second grade teacher […]

Top teachers: Parent & Student Nominees

View the Top 25 teachers list Adam Kelley Savannah High School District – Grade School Student He always made learning easy and he helped everyone out with their problems. He let us play fun games when it rained and he let us do fun activities for the advanced english and math groups. Adele Dragovich Chaparral […]

Top Teachers: School Nominees

View the Top 25 teachers list. Other nominees: Lisa Aulick Canyon High School (Anaheim) – High School Mrs. Aulick is an innovative educator who continuously cultivates her craft and serves to model her best practices for the students and staff of Canyon High School. She infuses her classroom and instruction with innovative technology and instructional […]

Top Teachers of OC


Monday, January 27, 2014 — Parenting OC Magazine has announced the finalists and the Top Teacher of the first Annual Top Teachers of Orange County survey. Elizabeth Catron of Marjoree Veeh Elementary was named the top teacher, and she will be featured on the cover of the February edition of Parenting OC Magazine, to be […]

In the Know: Little Linguists


Nadia Dorsey of Spectrum Languages In today’s competitive educational programs, it’s becoming more and more popular for parents to send their children to language schools to learn second and third tongues early on to get a head start on the competition. One of the premier schools in Orange County that has been helping children and […]

Ask the Experts: Back-to-School Guilt


Q: [Parents] I’m considering going back to school to get a better job, but I know it’s going to take away from family time, and the thought makes me feel guilty. How do I know if continuing my education/work experience is the right thing to do? A: This is a dilemma over which many moms […]