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Nominations sought for Washington County teacher of the year

November 30, 2007|By ERIN CUNNINGHAM

WASHINGTON COUNTY - Nominations for Washington County Public Schools teacher of the year are being accepted.

Officials with the Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, which sponsors the awards, said nominations for private school teachers will be available in the next few weeks.

The deadline to nominate a public school teacher is Jan. 25. The winner represents the school system in the Maryland State Teacher of the Year awards program.

Nominations are welcome from students, parents, community organizations, businesses, colleagues and administrators, according to a news release from school system spokesman Will Kauffman.

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Candidates must be full-time classroom, resource or media teachers who spend most of their time teaching, and must have at least five years of teaching experience and must continue teaching during the next school year.

Nomination forms will be available in schools starting today, and at the school system's central office on Commonwealth Avenue in Hagerstown and online at www.wcboe.k12.md.us.

The winner will be announced at an awards dinner April 23.

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