Together we will learn new ideas by exploring the world around us. We will use an investigative approach to learn about the topics that spark our curiosity as we discover--hands on!
My name is Debra Lester and this is my 15th year teaching at TES. I spent 5 years as a First Grade teacher and 10 years in the Science Lab. My husband, Pete, and I have two sons, Drew and Carson.
- BS Elementary Education, 2004
- M Ed Curriculum and Instruction, Reading, 2010
- Ed S Curriculum and Instruction, 2013
- Ed D Curriculum and Instruction, 2017
- Toyota West Teacher of the Year 2013
- Troutman Elementary Teacher of the Year 2012-2013
- District Teacher of the Year (2nd) 2012-2013
- Wells Fargo Outstanding Educator 2012-2013