Nicole Woodmansee of Midvale Elementary is a woman of many talents. She takes on challenges without batting an eye, whether it’s switching from a regular education second-grade class to teaching the English side of a Spanish Dual Language Immersion class, or switching from an English Dual Language Immersion class to being the school’s resource teacher, Woodmansee follows her motto: “Don’t quit! Never give up!” She stays calm when students are in crisis mode, and she is loving and patient with her kids. Colleagues say wherever Woodmansee has been planted, she blooms. Midvale Elementary is proud to choose Woodmansee as the school’s 2018 Teacher of the Year.