Twenty Delaware teachers have been named finalist for the state’s 2020 Teacher of the Year title.
The finalists were selected from among the 9,000 public school teachers in the state, with the main requirements being the ability to inspire students with a love of learning, demonstration of professional traits and devotion to teaching.
Below is a list of the local finalists:
Caesar Rodney Sabra Collins Caesar Rodney High Physical education
Cape Henlopen Brennan Clarke Shields Elementary English as a second language
Capital Erica Richard East Dover Elementary K-4 mathematics specialist
Delmar Donna Huston Delmar High English language arts
Indian River Arthur Henry Millsboro Middle Music (band)
Laurel Donna Sava Laurel Elementary 1st grade
Milford Jaime Hill Morris Elementary Kindergarten
Seaford Laura Burke Central Elementary 3rd grade
Sussex Tech Dontez Collins Sussex Tech High Mathematics
Woodbridge Stephanie Vodvarka Wheatley Elementary 4th grade