Virginia’s secretary of education, Atif Qarni, a former middle school and adult education teacher, showed up at Northumberland Middle and High School last week to tell the schools’ chorale teacher, Latasha Lee, that she had been selected as Region 3’s “Teacher of the Year.”
Lee, and teachers from the state’s other seven regions will now be considered for selection as Virginia’s Teacher of the Year for 2020.
A panel made up of classroom teachers, representatives of professional and educational associations, and the business community reviewed the portfolios of teachers submitted for consideration and selected the eight regional teachers of the year.
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Chorale teacher, Latasha Lee was nominated for “Teacher of the Year.”