National Association of Gifted Children Community Service Award 2019

Academy of Pro-social Learning Teacher of the Year 2019

Pet Age Icon Award 2018

Humane Society of the United States National Humane Teacher of the Year, 2016, Silver Winner

Eckerd's Children's Hero of the Year-Talent Category 2016

Women in the Pet Industry Network Finalist for Woman of the Year in the Advocate Category

Office Depot's Teachers Change Lives 2015

Orange Appeal Magazine Teacher Makeover 2013  

Gifted Curriculum Challenge Grant  $10,000
Iams Pet Food   $11,500
Merritt Island Rotary   $500
Brevard Schools Foundations  Mini Bucks   $2,000
Tropical Elementary PTO  $1700
Good Morning America's Get Away with GMA Contest, Top 18 Volunteer Programs -- Mrs. Hamilton awarded inaugural cruise trip on the Oasis of the Seas featuring Rhianna
Disney Adventures All Stars Celebration/Recognition Party for top School Volunteer Program
LifeStyle Homes Teacher Classroom Makeover
Petco   $26,000
North Shore Animal League, 2nd Place PSA Video  $750
Sue Bassett Foundation   $2,500









Publications/Media


Florida Today Newspaper 2019

Pet Age Magazine 2018

Pets People Planet Connection and Team Kindness 2017

AnimalSheltering.org/magazine 2017

Tigger Club News 2017 

WPET Guest speaker 2017
Brighthouse News 13  2012, 2015, 2016
What to Expect when Adopting a Dog by Diane Rose-Solomon 2016
Voices Carry for Animals Radio 2016
Clear Channel Outdoors 7 digital boards  ongoing
Judy Helm Wright Animal/Human Connection Blog Talk Radio  2015
Florida Department of Education Gifted Education News 2015
The New Barker magazine  2015
NaturesChannel.FM  2015
TreasureCoast.com  2015
Space Coast Daily 2015
LearningFromDogs.com 2015
WMEL Seeta and Friends 2015
Brevard Online 2015
DianeRoseSolomon.com  2015
Gifted Education News 2015
Pinterest.com 2014

Examiner.com Lake County Animal Services and Canine Commandos too  2014
Blog Talk Radio 2014
PetRadioShow.com  2014
SheKnows.com   2014
Points of Light 2014
Florida Today 2014
Education World 2014
WFIT  2012
A Kids’ Guide to Protecting & Caring for Animals, How to Take Action!  By Cathryn Berger Kaye 2008, 2010
Change the World with Service Learning By Katy Farber 2011
HumaneSociety.org   2010
K.I.N.D. magazine 2008
Youth Service America 2006
Disney Adventures All Stars’ Magazine 2005
Youth Today 2005
WKMG News 2003

WMEL Radio Station 2003

Awards

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