2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year Candidates Announced

2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year Candidates Announced

January 26, 2020 0 By Stanley Isaacs


WALKER. >>>THE 2020 MINNESOTA TEACHER OF THE YEAR WILL BE CHOSEN FROM A FIELD OF 134 CANDIDATES. ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES FOR THE 56th ANNUAL TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD INCLUDE PRE-KINDERGARTEN THROUGH 12th GRADE, EARLY CHILDHOOD, FAMILY EDUCATION, AND ADULT BASIC EDUCATION TEACHERS, FROM PUBLIC OR PRIVATE SCHOOLS. AND SEVERAL OF THIS YEAR’S CANDIDATES ARE WITHIN THE LAKELAND VIEWING AREA, INCLUDING: ZACH McDERMOTT OF BEMIDJI AREA SCHOOLS FAYE SANDY OF PIERZ PUBLIC SCHOOLS STEVE BALLARD FROM THE RED LAKE SCHOOL DISTRICT JENNIFER HINCKLEY ALSO FROM THE RED LAKE SCHOOL DISTRICT LEIF EIDSMOE FROM ROSEAU COMMUNITY SCHOOLS MELISSA HAMMER FROM ROYALTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS LISA A. WENIGER FROM WADENA-DEER CREEK PUBLIC SCHOOLS. THE 2020 MINNESOTA TEACHER OF THE YEAR WILL BE ANNOUNCED ON MAY 3rd. BEFORE THAT, A 25-MEMBER PANEL OF COMMUNITY LEADERS WILL NAME A GROUP OF SEMIFINALISTS AND