South Washington County Schools teachers nominated for teacher of the year
Pullman, East Ridge teachers nominated for teacher of the year
Five District 833 teachers are in the running for the 2012 Minnesota Teacher of the Year award.
Education Minnesota, the state teachers' union, has chosen a field of 111 candidates, including Pullman Elementary third-grade teacher Mitch Bolin and East Ridge High School teachers Krissy Boyd, special education; Mary Seidel, English; Sharon Haley, social studies; and Bonnie Waddick, English.
Teachers are nominated for Minnesota Teacher of the Year by fellow teachers, students or community members. The 2012 Minnesota Teacher of the Year will be announced Sunday, May 6, at The Northland Inn in Brooklyn Park. Over the coming weeks, a 22-member panel of community leaders will name a group of semifinalists, and then finalists.