Thursday, July 9, 2020
The State Teachers of the Year Class of 2013 held their final dinner in Princeton, N.J., earlier this month. Submitted by Kristal Doolin.

2013 Kentucky Teacher of the Year bids farewell after ‘defining, incredible year’

In my first article last year, I used the word “surreal” more than once to describe being named 2013 Kentucky Teacher of the Year....

All teachers can be leaders

Sarah Reed, Kentucky's 2015 Teacher of the Year, says teachers' voices matter -- both in the classroom and in shaping public policy.
Joshua DeWar

Remembering why we love to teach

2016 Kentucky Elementary School Teacher of the Year Joshua DeWar says current teachers need to share their passion for their profession to help young people see teaching as a viable and valuable career.

Teacher of the Year experience inspiring

What an amazing experience it has been to represent teachers throughout the commonwealth as the 2014 Kentucky Teacher of the Year. I really did...

Teachers need to support each other

When she was named the 2012 National Teacher of the Year by President Obama, California English teacher Rebecca Mieliwocki said, "I am not the...

9 semifinalists named for Ky. Teacher of the Year

Nine outstanding teachers from across the state – three elementary, three middle and three high school teachers – are semifinalists for the 2015 Kentucky...

Summer theater project has Kentucky Teacher of the Year believing

Teachers often jokingly say that their favorite things about teaching are June, July, and August. Of course this is not true because every teacher...