Drisdale has been selected in recognition of her remarkable work in bringing lessons to life in fun and imaginative ways to ensure children are ready for future academic success. She was chosen from among nearly 18,000 early education teachers nationwide from La Petite Academy and its sister brands in the Learning Care Group portfolio of schools.
Drisdale, a Lead Pre-School teacher, is being honored for her excellence as an educator and for the inspiration she provides to students and staff alike.
“Esther has a unique gift for celebrating accomplishments, providing encouragement and ensuring every child feels cherished,” said Kristine Webb, Southwest Division Vice President for Learning Care Group. “She has a special talent for bringing out the fun in every aspect of the school day, finding creative ways to make learning an enjoyable experience for all. Her enthusiasm for teaching comes across in everything she does. We’re honored to have Esther represent us as our Teacher of the Year.”