The National Teacher of the Year (NTOY) Program began in 1952 and continues as the oldest, most prestigious national honors program that focuses public attention on excellence in teaching.
NTOY 2014 Finalists
The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) announced that educators from Florida, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Virginia are finalists for the 2014 National Teacher of the Year. The National Teacher of the Year spends a year representing educators across the country and advocating on behalf of the teaching profession.
The four finalists for 2014 National Teacher of the Year include:
Dorina M. Sackman, 2014 Florida Teacher of the Year
Sean McComb, 2014 Maryland Teacher of the Year
Ryan Devlin, 2014 Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year
Melissa Ann Porfirio, 2014 Virginia Teacher of the Year
Discover what’s new in the National Teacher of the Year Program. See the latest press releases, find out about this years finalists and the National Teacher of the Year.
Listing of the National Teachers of the Year
Every year organizations in each state choose a worthy teacher to represent the state. Check out the exceptional teachers that became the State Teacher of the Year.
Listing of the State Program Coordinators
The National Teacher of the Year is often requested to make appearances and represent the nation’s educators. Request the National Teacher to speak at your next event.
The National Teacher of the Year Program is a project of the Council of Chief State School Officers in partnership with the Voya Foundation and People to People Ambassador Programs.