Texas Teacher of the Year (TOY)

 

Since 1969, the Texas State Teacher of the Year (TOY) Program has honored excellence in classroom education and provided a forum to showcase many outstanding educators whose efforts and example have inspired their students, their colleagues and the communities they serve.

 

Texas Teacher of the Year is the highest honor that the State of Texas can bestow upon a teacher. Facilitated by Texas Association of School Administrators (TASA), the Texas Teacher of the Year Program annually recognizes and rewards teachers who have demonstrated outstanding leadership and excellence in teaching.

For complete details visit the TASA site


Congratulations to Region 13's 2016 Teachers of the Year!

 

Texas Teacher of the Year
and
Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year
 

Revathi Balakrishanan

Revathi Balakrishanan
Round Rock Elementary
Round Rock ISD

 


Revathi Balakrishnan, a talented and gifted specialist in Round Rock ISD, was named the 2016 Elementary Teacher of the Year in October 2015 and selected as the Texas representative for the National Teacher of the Year competition. She is a former systems analyst who has taught for 10 years.

 

Region 13 Secondary Teacher of the Year
 

Cristanne Plummer

Cristanne Plummer
Bastrop Middle School
Bastrop ISD

 

Congratulations to Bastrop Middle School teacher, Cristie Plummer, for being named the 2016 Region 13 Secondary Teacher of the Year! Plummer teaches 7th grade Science and also serves as the UIL Coordinator at BMS. She has been serving the District as a teacher and curriculum specialist since 2002.