New Mexico

Thomas Villa Esparza III
Jornada Elementary School
3400 Elks Drive
Las Cruces, NM 88005

Physical Education, K–5

Click on the questions to hear Thomas Villa Esparza III's interview at the State Teacher of the Year conference. You must have a Real Player to listen to the interview. If you do not have a Real Player, click on the Real Player graphic:

1) What is one thing that needs to change in order to keep quality teachers in the profession?

What is the one tip or suggestion that you wish someone had given to you prior to your first year of teaching?

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