City/State: Evansville, IN
District: Evansville Catholic Diocese
School: Holy Redeemer School
Content Area: Physical Education and Health
Through her commitment to improving students’ physical as well as cognitive well-being, Roseann Wilson is more than a physical education teacher. Her philosophy is unique and drives her curriculum, which focuses on enjoyment. Believing that physical education should be accessible and enjoyable for all students, she works with students in kindergarten through 8th grade by introducing them to a wide variety of physical activities that are age and developmentally appropriate. Roseann creates a non-threatening atmosphere to promote a positive physical education environment where students participate without fear of judgment or ridicule.
Roseann also employs the holistic approach in Health education. She focuses on healthy decision making and activities that provide students with hands-on interaction with nutrition, exercise, and sleep. She provides opportunities for goal setting and learning coping skills for handling anger and anxiety. Highly respected by students, faculty, and parents, Roseann’s enthusiasm for the teaching profession and her discipline combine to create a fun and transformative experience in her classes.