Duval County names teacher-of-year semifinalists

15 educators advance to the next selection round of EDDY Awards

Author: Steve Patrick, Managing editor of digital content, spatrick@news4jax.com
Published On: Jan 22 2014 04:00:10 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 23 2014 04:20:57 PM EST
TEACHER OF THE YEAR
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -

Fifteen Duval County public school teachers were named Wednesday as semi-finalists for the 2014 Florida Blue Duval County Teacher of the Year.

The semi-finalists were selected from teachers nominated by every public school in Duval County. Over the next few weeks, five finalists will be selected, then the winner will be named teacher of the year at the EDDY Awards on March 12 at the Times-Union Center for the Performing Arts.

The semi-finalists are:

The teacher of the year program is a joint venture of the Jacksonville Public Education Fund and the Schultz Center for Teaching and Leadership. Tickets to the EDDY Awards are available at eddyawardsjax.org.