Flagler Schools Teacher of the Year

Flagler Schools Teacher of the Year
Posted on 01/21/2022
Flagler Schools Teacher of the YearJim Gambone, a math teacher at Flagler-Palm Coast High School is this year’s Teacher of the Year for Flagler Schools.

Jim actually graduated from FPC in 1990, returning to his Alma Mater 10 years later as a teacher and coach. He currently teaches math and is the head coach of the varsity girl’s flag football team. Additionally, Jim leads an after-school math tutoring program that attracts upwards of 50 students a night, seeking math help online.

Teacher of the Year“Jim Gambone has a way of connecting with students,” says Superintendent Mittelstadt. “He seeks out those who may be struggling in math and is able to get them to succeed. He’s got the ability to get those kids to see that they are learning skills that will serve them well long after they graduate.”

Jim Gambone is a 1997 graduate of the University of North Florida, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education. He earned his Master’s in Educational Leadership from Nova Southeastern University in 2007.

Mr. Gambone will now represent Flagler Schools for statewide honors.

 

View the full news story on the Flagler Schools website.