MUSCOGEE COUNTY, GA (WTVM) - The Muscogee Educational Excellence Foundation (MEEF) announced the Top Ten finalists for the Muscogee County School District Teacher of the Year. The finalists are:
Yolanda Arnold – Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary
Dolly Baker – Spencer High
Darlene Cook – Arnold Magnet Academy
Bruce Fussell – Allen Elementary
Tamara Garner – Northside High
Bethany Getz – Forrest Road Elementary
Robert Harris – Jordan High
Laura Perryman – Blackmon Road Middle
Amanda Reynolds – Aaron Cohn Middle
Brandy Sipling – Midland Academy
The Foundation recognizes and rewards teachers who have dedicated themselves to excellence in the classroom. The Top Ten finalists will be interviewed by the MEEF Selection Committee, which is made up of business and educational leaders in Columbus.
After the interviews, the Selection Committee will select the Top Three finalists, who will then be observed in their classrooms. The 2014 MCSD Teacher of the Year will be announced at the Gala on Thursday, May 1st at the Trade Center to an expected crowd of 800 supporters of excellence in education.
The gala is open to the public and tickets to the Gala can be purchased at Springer Box Office (April 14–25) for $35 each.