SDE: Celebrating Excellent Educators

Celebrating Excellent Educators

Recognition programs demonstrate respect for educators. Meaningful, thoughtful educator appreciation programs is about valuing  efforts and having respect for who educators are and what educators do while giving students, districts  and school communities public recognition and a sense of pride.  The Talent Office is proud to be a part of the following state and national recognition efforts.


{A photo of national teacher of the year 2016, Jahana Hayes, Commissioner of education, Dianna Wentzell and Chairman of the state board of education, Allan Taylor}
If you require further information, please contact:
Kim Wachtelhausen
State Coordinator
Connecticut Teacher of the Year Program
Bureau of Educator Effectiveness - Talent Office
Connecticut State Department of Education
Phone: (860) 713-6841

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