Lan Clayton, WMS Teacher, for her exceptional collaboration and leadership skills. As a veteran department chair for WMS, she has lead the SPED team, which consists of mostly new Ed Specialists, in the District procedure and compliance. She has faciliated transition meetings with many feeder schools in aiding students' and their families with knowledge of middle school and the IEP process. Recently, she has worked on several cases that are "out of the norm" and she has been consistent, patient and followed through on the necessary components of a student's IEP and their services. She is a dedicated teacher to students with disabilities.