Wes Wood's enthusiasm for teaching has been described as contagious.
The Thrasher Elementary School instructor uses things like autographed photos and exercise balls to make his classroom feel like home... and keep his lessons exciting.
Watch the video to see why he's our final Golden Apple Award winner this school year.
We appreciate all of your nominations for outstanding teachers in the Tennessee Valley.
The finalists for Golden Apple Teacher of the Year will be announced May 8th.