Episode 6


Ryan Kairalla

Episode 6

Episode 6: We chat with 2019 Florida Teacher of the Year Joy Prescott of the Pemayetv Emahakv Charter School

Our guest this week is Joy Prescott. Ms. Prescott teaches fourth grade math at the Pemayetv Emahakv Charter School in Glades County, Florida. In May of this year, Joy was named the 2019 Florida Teacher of the Year, the first charter school teacher to receive this award. On the show, Joy talks to Ryan about her unique charter school, which is located on a Seminole Reservation and specializes in using immersion-based instruction to teach its students the Creek language. Joy also reflects on her teaching philosophy, giving excellent advice on subjects like teaching math with relevancy, and how to survive your first year as a teacher. You can follow our guest on Twitter at @2019FLTOY. Host: Ryan Kairalla (@ryankair)


Joy Prescott

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