3 Local Teachers Make County's Top 50 List

Educators from Central Elementary, Mayo Elementary and Southern High were nominated for the 2012 Anne Arundel County Teacher of the Year.

Three local educators will be honored in April’s Excellence in Education banquet, hosted by Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS).

Kelly Dillon of , Keri Farrish of and Mark Schrader of will each be commended along with 44 other teachers for their hard work and dedication to county students.

The event will culminate with the announcements of the 2012 Anne Arundel County Public and Private School Teachers of the Year. The winner will go on to represent Anne Arundel County at the Maryland State Teacher of the Year competition, according to an AACPS release.

“Every day in our classrooms, our teachers are creating brighter futures not just for our children, but for all of us,” Superintendent Kevin Maxwell said in a release. “It is thrilling to be able to spotlight that.”

The banquet will take place April 16 at the BWI Marriott in Linthicum.

Do you know any of the three nominated teachers? Send them a “congrats” in the comments!

Steve Dillon February 04, 2012 at 02:50 PM
Congratulations sis! It's nice to read all the parents comments about you. The greatest thing we can do in our lives is impact someone else's. Teachers are the future of our children.
James Kline February 04, 2012 at 04:04 PM
My husband and I are thrilled that Mrs. Dillon has taught both of our sons. They love going to school because, "Mrs. Dillon makes it fun." You are an amazing teacher! Thank you for all of your hard work.
Kelly Dillon February 06, 2012 at 12:55 AM
Mrs. Kline, Thank you for your comments. It has been a joy and privilege to teach your sons! Kelly
Kelly Dillon February 06, 2012 at 12:57 AM
Thank you!! Her insight in math is fun to witness!
Shannan Hall February 06, 2012 at 02:02 AM
Congrats, Mrs. Dillon! Kelsey loves you!


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