Texas Teacher of the Year (TOY)

2018 - Texas Teacher of the Year - Celebrating True Texas Heroes

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 2017 Teachers of the Year!

 

Region 13 Elementary Teacher of the Year
and
Texas Elementary Teacher of the Year
 

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Allison Ashley
Becker Elementary
Austin ISD

 


Allison Ashley was named the 2017 Elementary Teacher of the Year in October 2016 and selected as the Texas nominee for the National Teacher of the Year competition. The 2016-17 school year is Ashley’s seventh year teaching bilingual education in Austin ISD, where she has taught at both Perez and Becker elementary schools.

 

Region 13 Secondary Teacher of the Year
 

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Crystal Kelly
Goodnight Middle School
San Marcos CISD

 

Congratulations to Goodnight Middle School teacher, Crystal Kelly, for being named the 2017 Region 13 Secondary Teacher of the Year! Crystal has been teaching for over 10 years and still believes it is the little moments that continue to be the most powerful. Thank you Crystal for the countless hours you dedicate to your community and your students.