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All Spotlights » Patronella (Nelli) Koster Receives Outstanding Educator Award Fall 2011 Convocation
Nelli worked for 30 years at Sparta Middle School where she taught in a resource room, fifth grade, and sixth grade Language Arts and Social Studies. She served on many district and building committees, which focused on literacy and student achievement. After retirement in 2006, Nelli transitioned into work at Kent ISD. She currently is part of the training team for the Literacy Coaches Network and a Kent ISD Agency Trainer for Cognitive Coaching. She also is a facilitator/trainer of literacy strategy workshops and coaches teachers, principals, and literacy coaches in area schools.