AISD Names Quevette Terrell 2015 Teacher of the Year
Classified Staff, Principal, Librarian, Counselor and Assistant Principal of the Year as well as APIE Hall of Fame also named at ceremony.
On Tuesday evening, Austin ISD, in collaboration with Austin Partners in Education, celebrated teachers and staff at Salute.
The annual event recognizes some of the district's outstanding team members for their continued dedication to student excellence and achievement in schools.
Teacher, Classified Staff, Principal, Librarian, Counselor and Assistant Principal of the Year were announced at the ceremony as well as the APIE Hall of Fame award winner.
Twenty-two newly certified or renewed teachers who have completed the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards were recognized. AISD employs more National Board Certified Teachers than any other Texas district, with 242 National Board Certified Teachers for the 2014-15 school year.
Teacher of the Year
Webb Middle School
Classified Staff of the Year
Bowie High School, management assistant to the principal
Librarian of the Year
Burnet Middle School
Counselor of the Year
Anderson High School
Assistant Principal of the Year
Brentwood Elementary School
Principal of the Year
APIE Hall of Fame
John Blazier, for whom Blazier Elementary School is named, was recognized in the APIE Hall of Fame.
As AISD’s Teacher of the Year, Terrell will represent AISD for the Regional Teacher of the Year compeition. If chosen to represent the region, she could be eligible for Texas Teacher of the Year, who then represents the state in National Teacher of the Year.
For more about Salute, please visit www.austinisd.org/salute.