Many times, educators are the unsung heroes of our communities; uplifting our future generations, and never expecting praise or recognition, even when they go above and beyond traditional expectations. Exceptional Student Education teacher at R. Bruce Wagner Elementary School in South Lakeland, Linda Brett, is no exception. Recently, Linda humbly accepted the 2011 Polk County Teacher of the Year award, explaining that, “It’s not about me; it’s about the kids.쳌\n\nChildren residing in the South Lakeland new homes located at Towne Park have the privilege to come in contact with such an exceptional teacher, who was reluctant to accept the award because she felt that her colleagues were more deserving.\n\nRecognized for her ability to connect with hard-to-reach students, Linda’s interaction with students has often been described as “magical.쳌\n\nCongratulations to Linda and all of the other wonderful people who work with our children. Thank you for all of your continued commitment to education.\n\nFor more information about Polk County Teacher of the Year, Linda Brett, visit TheLedger.com.\n\nIn addition to its location in an outstanding school district, Towne Park, constructed by South Lakeland home builder Highland Homes, boasts 3 to 5 bedroom homes priced from the $120,000’s. The community features unique conservation and waterfront homesites, a playground, walking paths and common areas.\n\nFor more information about Towne Park, visit the Highland Homes website.
Location, home designs, features and prices are subject to change without notice. We are pledged to the letter and spirit of the U.S. policy for the achievment of equal housing opportunity throughout the Nation. We encourage and support an affirmative marketing program in which there are no barriers to obtaining housing because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin.