Rebecca Wolfson, Music Teacher, Florida Virtual School, Orlando, Florida
Rebecca Wolfson taught grades 1, 2, and 4 at Lake Butler Elementary School from 2002-2012, where she participated in the pilot for the national PLT GreenSchools program. With her assistance, the school took the lead in establishing Union County’s first recycling program. Earlier in her career, she was an elementary music teacher, and in 2012 she returned to teaching music, specifically guitar to high school students, through the Florida Virtual School. She remains active in PLT and draws from the PLT Early Childhood curriculum to explore the connections between the environment and music. She has participated in and facilitated environment-related summer camps and field trips and has been active with Union County 4-H.
“What a pleasure to work and be associated with Rebecca Wolfson as a co-worker and valued friend…She is highly qualified, eager to work and excel, always providing a positive learning experience for everyone she interacts with.”
– Colan Coody, Union County 4-H Assistant, Florida
Rebecca was named National PLT Outstanding Educator Honoree in 2013.