The Junior League of Raleigh is proud to spotlight our many educators who in addition to volunteering for one of our placements, helps shape our community by teaching.
Meet Jessica Weaver whose current JLR placement serves the Boys & Girls Club. Jessica is a kindergarten teacher at Bugg Magnet Elementary School Center for Design and Computer Sciences. She has been a teacher for 12 years and has taught Kindergarten, first grade, second grade and third grade.
Catie Miller Burnette
“My favorite thing about my students is the way they care for others. giving back to the school community or supporting one of their peers, our students are resilient and caring in a way that is truly inspiring.”
Meet Susan Hines whose current JLR placement is the Food Bank of Eastern North Carolina. Susan is a Social Studies Teacher and the Department Chair at Enloe Magnet High School. Currently she’s teaching American History II, AP American Government and Politics, and IB Global Politics mostly to Seniors. “The best thing about this year is being able to engage in dialogue with students face-to-face on current events and see their collaborative work being more effective.”
Meet Trish Shrader whose current JLR placement is the Arrangements Co-Captain. Trish is a second grade teacher at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic School.