Elite 100

Recognizing our top teachers from around the world
IXL is proud to recognize our Elite 100 teachers! These educators were selected as top teachers based on their students' time spent on IXL. With more than 350,000 teachers using IXL worldwide, the Elite 100 truly stand out for their innovation, creativity, and passion in motivating their students to succeed. Read the inspiring stories from these remarkable educators below.
Elite 100 teachers over the years: 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014

Meet the Elite 100 of 2015!

Angelica Garza Instituto Bilingue Stanford Monterrey, Mexico
David Gooding Legend Springs Elementary School Glendale, AZ
Monica Donovan Highland Terrace Elementary School Shoreline, WA
2nd year honoree!
Cora Eastlick Belmont Elementary School Belmont, WI
Janelle Knew Heber Springs Elementary School Heber Springs, AR
2nd year honoree!
Maryam Samii Berlin Brandenburg International School Kleinmachnow, Germany
Terri Fleming Math, Science, and Arts Academy St. Gabriel, LA
Danita Jones The Human Experience Orlando, FL
Kristen Ferreira Roberta Bondar Public School Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Terry Fritz Montessori School House Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Vickie Land Plainview School Rainsville, AL
2nd year honoree!
Doreen Beech American Charter Academy Palmer, AK
Brent Bovitz Cedar Ridge Elementary School Eden Prairie, MN
Ada Spinney Carl J. Lamb School Springvale, ME
2nd year honoree!
Alyssa Mostyn Galileo Scholastic Academy Chicago, IL
2nd year honoree!
Andrea Klein Tara Elementary School Bradenton, FL
2nd year honoree!
Randy Lewis Brookwood Middle School Genoa City, WI
Troy Updike Belmont Elementary School Belmont, WI
Jake Lewis Oasis Academy Fallon, NV
Piper Thorpe Kulm Public School Kulm, ND
2nd year honoree!
Jaley Hitchcock Rockport Colony School Choteau, MT
Molly Troemel Town & Country Lutheran School Sacramento, CA
Heidi Wachtel Deshler Elementary School Deshler, NE
Haley Leasure Brookwood Middle School Genoa City, WI
Andrew Carlstrom Bolger Middle School Keansburg, NJ
Wendy Lum Pearl Ridge Elementary School Aiea, HI
2nd year honoree!
Jeff Quick American Youth Academy Tampa, FL
Lynn Wolfe Tara Elementary School Bradenton, FL
Lisa Bridgeman Plainview School Rainsville, AL
2nd year honoree!
Gigi Dyer Adams International School Oilville, VA
Bethany Brumels Godfrey-Lee Middle & High School Wyoming, MI
Brian Brown Southwest Elementary School Greenwood, IN
2nd year honoree!
Sara Williams Kirksville High School Kirksville, MO
John Martin Fletewood School Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
Krystal Heath Floyd Elementary School Floyd, VA
Tisha Entz Endeavour School of Exploration Victorville, CA
Jessica Booth Ivy Academia Charter School West Hills, CA
Kalynn Viramontes RCMA Leadership Academy Wimauma, FL
2nd year honoree!
Jason Meixelsperger Ithaca School District Richland Center, WI
Leticia Trujillo Abiquiu Elementary School Abiquiu, NM
Kim Lockhart Koepsell Education Center Eastpointe, MI
Charlotte Bethany RCMA Leadership Academy Wimauma, FL
Malena Smotherman Hampton Cove Elementary School Owens Cross Roads, AL
Charles Rogalla Tara Elementary School Bradenton, FL
2nd year honoree!
Bob Bennett Petros Joyner School Oliver Springs, TN
David Kaul Fernforest Public School Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Eric Lee John Gomes Elementary School Fremont, CA
2nd year honoree!
Dan Cole William Street School Lancaster, NY
Jesús García Castillo C.E.I.P. Virgen del Mar Almería, Spain
Jonda Brooks Chaffee Elementary School Huntsville, AL
Nadia Siryj St. Nicholas Cathedral School Chicago, IL
Judy Lorenze Montezuma Elementary School Montezuma, IN
Jennifer Ridens Sugar Grove Elementary School Greenwood, IN
2nd year honoree!
Betty Sellas Galileo Scholastic Academy Chicago, IL
2nd year honoree!
Valerie Peterson-Brandt Roosevelt Elementary School Santa Monica, CA
Daniela Quiroz San Roberto International School Monterrey, Mexico
2nd year honoree!
Irene Orr St. Columban School Garden Grove, CA
Roberto Barboza Rice Elementary School Rosemead, CA
Michelle Wilcox Cordelia Hills Elementary School Fairfield, CA
2nd year honoree!
Nicholas Mongeon Loyola High School Montreal, Quebec, Canada