Northside Elementary School, Rogers Arkansas
Anita Turner has been an educational professional for thirty years. After teaching music for twenty years, she has served as an elementary principal in the Rogers Public School District for ten years at Garfield Elementary (two years) and Northside Elementary (eight years). She was a National Board Certified Teacher in elementary music. Mrs. Turner has completed all three years of Master Principal training provided by the Arkansas Leadership Academy. She is a participant in the collaborative efforts by the Walton Family Foundation and the Office of Innovation for Education in the Learning Journey to New Zealand and across Northwest Arkansas. During this journey, Mrs. Turner and her staff have learned many valuable lesson on how to personalize learning for all learners.