Susan Erickson of Oak Hill Elementary School
Susan Erickson is the GATE Teacher at Oak Hill Elementary School in Center Joint Unified School District. Mrs. Erickson is part of a dynamic group of media teachers at her school. Each teacher in this group has their own important role and the others give Mrs. Erickson the credit for getting the media program started in the first place. Mrs. Erickson is also the leader when it comes to SEVA video submissions. Mrs. Erickson strongly believes in allowing her students to tell the story they want to tell, but she is always there to make suggestions on how to emphasize their ideas. She has created a great relationship with teachers at other schools in her district and has been able to help encourage students to continue their media training throughout their time in Center Joint Unified School District.