Teachers of the Year receive awards

by | Mar 22, 2018 | Education

Clark Junior High School eighth grade teacher Khara Barnard, who teaches Pre-AP English Language Arts Reading (ELAR), was named as Teacher of the Year. Principal Casey Gunnels presented her with flowers and a gift basket. (Wyndi Veigel/The Princeton Herald)

Secondary education Teachers of the Year were presented awards Monday, March 19 by the Princeton Independent School District.

Each teacher was required to write an essay on why they are a teacher and the writings are engraved on plaques, which the educators then received when they were inducted into the Pride Corps.

“The Board of Trustees of the Princeton Independent School District wishes to honor exemplary classroom teachers who demonstrate leadership, innovation and dedication to the students of Princeton ISD, and the Princeton Pride Corps is the district’s highest recognition of exceptional teachers as nominated by their peers,” the plaques state. Each teacher of the year is inducted into the Pride Corps.

By Wyndi Veigel • News Editor • [email protected]

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