Lynette Neff, a second-grade teacher at Goshen Elementary School, is the 1990 Nebo School District teacher of the year.

Neff, a teacher for 18 years, has served on several school and district committees. Through training at Brigham Young University, she has developed special instructional skills in pre-writing exercises.She gives much of the credit for her teaching success to the partnership and team effort that exists at Goshen Elementary School. "An award like this should really be a `we' award," Neff said. "Teachers, administrators and the students at Goshen School lend themselves to excellence of which I am honored to be a part of."

Neff places major emphasis on enriching and strengthening the opportunities of her students. She has one student who requires more of her attention and has worked out a program with the student and the parents to ensure a successful learning experience.