Justin Mitchell, a social studies teacher at Franklin-Simpson Middle School in Simpson County, has been named the Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) 2021 Kentucky History Teacher of the Year.
Jennifer Faith, a teacher at Eastside Middle School (Bullitt County), has been named the 2017 Kentucky History Teacher of the Year by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. The award is presented to a teacher who finds creative ways to bring history alive in the classroom and in his or her community. “This is such an unbelievable honor,” Faith [...]
Sharon Graves, Kentucky’s History Teacher of Year 2014, engages all her students’ senses to make 8th-grade social studies fun.
Nominations are currently being taken for the 2014 Kentucky History Teacher of the Year. All nominations must be submitted on the Gilder Lehrman website at: www.gilderlehrman.org/nhtoy. The History Teacher of the Year award alternates every other year between elementary and middle/high school teachers. Only middle school and high school teachers (grades 7-12) will be considered for the 2014 award. Nominators [...]