Winners from New York
One World Middle School
My name is Nicole Conlisk. I have been a NYC public school teacher for the last 12.5 years working in the NEST program with students with Autism. On 11/12/18...
Dutch Lane Elementary School
Teaching students with autism is a passion of mine. In the 30 years that I have been teaching I have established relationships with countless numbers of...
Patchogue-Medford High School
He is the most dedicated teacher I have ever know he has taught math since 1974. In 2015 he was diagnosed with tongue cancer. They had to take out most of his...
Sachem North High School
Lake Ronkonkoma, NY
For over 15 years I have watched my son beam over his job. If you ask him what he does he doesn't just say "I teach high school history." Instead he simply...
Walter S. Boardman Elementary School
Ms. Degnan is the most passionate and caring teacher! She spreads JOY in everything she does. She is not only a phenomenal teacher but she does everything with...
Corcoran High School- Syracuse City School District
My mother is the kind of teacher you want your kids to have. She inspires her students to go out and change the world. She has taught at the same inner city...
Garden City, NY
I would like to nominate Lucia Ruggiero. Lucia has been an inspiration to me and to all her students. She has dealt with many disappointments during Covid but...
R.C Murphy Junior High School
Stony Brook, NY
Mrs. Budnick is one of the kindest people I have ever met. She has been a special education teacher for over 30 years. I have never met someone who would do...
C.S. 67 The Mohegan School
Samantha teaches in a title 1 school in Bronx NY. She teaches both general ed as well as special ed children. Samantha has worked all through covid teaching...