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Jo Dixon

Physical Education Teacher
Lesher Middle School, Fort Collins, CO
Jo (Jonette) Dixon has taught Physical Education for 21 years at the middle school and high school levels in Colorado and Missouri. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education with a Health Education minor, as well as, a Master’s Degree in Exercise and Sport Science (Physical Education Pedagogy) from the University of Central Missouri. She currently teaches at Lesher Middle School, an International Baccalaureate World School in Fort Collins, CO. She is part of the Welltrain Cadre Team, providing professional development to teachers at the local, state and national levels in Highly Effective K-12 Physical Education teaching, best practices, assessment, and social/emotional learning (SEL). She was the Missouri 2004 Middle School Physical Education Teacher of the Year, and the Central District 2005 Middle School Physical Education Teacher of the Year. She also received the 2015 Distinguished Service Award and 2016 Pathfinder Award for SHAPE Colorado, and was the 2013 Lesher Rotary Teacher of the Year, and a finalist for the 2018 Poudre School District Excellence in Education Award. She has coached softball, basketball, track and field, and cross country at the middle school and high school levels, and is also a certified high school basketball official.