Jennieka Rodriguez

Congratulations to Jennieka Rodriguez, educator at Uvalde Elementary, for being selected as Teacher of the Game on Friday, October 27!

“It was an unbelievable and surreal experience for not only myself but for my children as well. It was definitely a night to remember. I was honored to be nominated and it was an even better feeling receiving the prestigious award.” 

– Jennieka Rodriguez

Recognized on the court where the San Antonio Spurs were taking on the Houston Rockets, she was welcomed with a customized Spurs jersey, as well as given a roaring ovation from the crowd. Described by her peers as a loving, caring teacher, she is always looking out for the well-being of her students.

We thank Ms. Rodriguez for her courageousness and for being a guiding light in our children’s lives!

Looking to nominate your favorite educator for Teacher of the Game? Visit our Teacher of the Game application here and let us know why your nominee should be recognized!