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TEACHER OF YEAR
Kentucky Teacher of Year being named this month during ceremony at Capitol
Reported by: Associated Press
Reported: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 3:31 AM EDT
Kentucky's Teacher of the Year will be named in a couple of weeks during a ceremony in Frankfort honoring 24 recipients of the Teacher Achievement Awards.
The Kentucky Education Department and Ashland Inc. chose the 24 outstanding educators, and Ashland will present them with cash awards and certificates at the awards ceremony on Oct. 16 in the Capitol.
Since 1988, some $685,000 has been awarded to 450 teachers of grades K to 12.
The 24 recipients are listed on the Education Department website at http://education.ky.gov .