Congratulations Jonathan Gillette of Westlake High - CVUSD’s November 2021 Teacher of the Month!
Jonathan Gillette is a leader inside and outside of the classroom. An educator with the Conejo Valley Unified School District for more than seven years, Mr. Gillette is formerly an instructor of Century Academy and he is in his first year as a Visual Applied Technology teacher of courses including Computer Programming and Math at Westlake High School. He also teaches OASIS (organized academic support in school) for students that need extra academic support. Mr. Gillette works hard to meet the needs of all of his students, and the CVUSD and the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce are proud to recognize him as the CVUSD November 2021 Teacher of the Month!
Mr. Gillette has grit and talent for creative solutions. He possesses a deep understanding of the importance of creating positive school campus cultures, and he is often the steady voice forging friendships, sharing resources and setting the tone for a collaborative and forward moving trajectory.
He has a passion for learning and educational equity, which makes him a tremendous asset to Westlake High. He is driven by humility and conviction to continually evolve his professional expertise to best meet the needs of ALL students.
Mr. Gillette does not shy away from taking on new roles and responsibilities and he is someone that his colleagues and students look to for guidance, encouragement, and assistance. He truly embodies the principles of leadership central to the success of the CVUSD!
On Wednesday, November 10th the Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce, and the Conejo Valley Unified School District surprised Mr. Gillette with the November 2021 Teacher of the Month recognition during a virtual staff meeting. Dr. Mark McLaughlin, CVUSD Superintendent of Schools, presented Mr. Gillette with a “virtual commemorative plaque” (a plaque will be delivered to Mr. Gillette). Thank you Greater Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce for your continued partnership for the Teacher of the Month Recognition program. Congratulations Mr. Gillette!