Eleven are finalists for Dallas ISD Teacher of the Year honors
Eleven teachers are in the running for 2019-2020 Dallas ISD Teacher of the Year, six in the Elementary category and five in the Secondary category. The winner will be announced at a special reception on Jan. 22.
Each teacher was surprised with the good news and a bouquet of roses.
Katie Benningfield, School for the Talented and Gifted in Pleasant
Grove Saraid Driskell, Hall Elementary School
Eric Hale, Burnet Elementary School
Francheska Asberry J., Marsalis Elementary School
Mary Sly, Solar Preparatory School for Girls
Courtney Johnson, Umphrey Lee Elementary School
Becky Brown, Emmett Conrad High School
Cherie Countryman, Booker T. Washington HSPVA
John Fore, Young Women’s STEAM Academy at Balch Springs
Caitlin Schmidt, J.L. Long Middle School
Markita Tillman, Dade Middle School