Educator Recruitment, Preparation, and Recognition
New Jersey Teacher of the Year Program
Lisa AdamsSchool/District: Morris County School of Technology - Morris County Vocational School District
Grade Level: 9th-12th
Lisa Adams has been teaching English at the Morris County School of Technology since 2006. Prior to teaching, she spent close to ten years working in industry in various corporate training positions. Lisa’s background in industry has given her a unique approach to the classroom which includes an emphasis on teaching students to manage their time, work cooperatively, and advocate for themselves. In addition to teaching, she serves on several committees within her school district including chairing the professional development committee, and serving as a member on the AchieveNJ Committee, and the school improvement panel.