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Past Winners and Finalists

On this page we have collected a list of links and photos for the ABTA and MPP Teacher of the Year Award Winners. For more information see below.

 

2015

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to  Jeff Schuett of Riverwoods IL, winner of the 2015 ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.
Read more about Jeff Schuett here.

Finalists

Carla Burke, Pensacola FL
Joseph Byrnes, Long Beach NY
David Germaine, Huntley IL
Rick Logan, Diamondhead MS
Cessy Rubinson, Pinecrest FL
Sue Wessner, Hamburg PA

 

Laura Delfeld2014

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Laura Delfeld from Austin, Texas, winner of the 2014 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about Laura Delfeld here.

Finalists

Kathy Rolfe, Lake Winnebago MO
Joyce Ryan, Houston TX
Vickki Shelley, St.George UT
Richard Logan (volunteer teacher)

 

David Glandorf

2013

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to David Glandorf from Houston, Texas, winner of the 2013 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about David Glandorf in Joyce Penn's article here

Finalists: For Full details see our Teacher of the Year page on Facebook  or see our 2013 Nominees page.

Lynn Berg, Deland FL
Rosemary Boden, Fort Lauderdale FL
Harriette Buckman, University Park FL
Mimi David, Palm Desert CA
Laura Delfeld, Austin TX
Michael Donnelly, Fort Lauderdale FL
John Foster, Sun City Center FL
Harvey Goldstein, San Diego CA
Rena Lieberman, North Easton MA
Megan Powell, West Orange NJ
Kathy Rolfe, Greenwood MO
Richard Rothwarf, Philadelphia PA

Mary Jane Orock

2012

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Mary Jane Orock from Fort Worth, Texas, winner of  the 2012 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about Mary Jane Orock in Joyce Penn's article here

Finalists: For Full details see our Teacher of the Year page on Facebook

Carol Lee Bellam, Calgary Alberta Canada
David Glandorf, Clear Lake, Texas
Verna Goldberg, Louisville, KY
Kathy Rolfe, Lake Winnebago, MO
Richard Rothwarf, Philadelphia, PA, and
Jeff Schuett, Riverwoods, IL.

 

Kathie Walsh

2011

Teacher of the Year: Kathie Walsh won the 2011 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about Kathie here or visit Andre Bovee-Begun's Blog

Finalists: Please see the Teacher of the Year page on Facebook for full details on all the 2011 finalists

 

 

 

Tina Radding

2010

Teacher of the Year: Our sincere congratulations to Tina Radding, from Charleston, South Carolina, who won the 2010 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! To read about the ceremony and to learn more about Tina, visit Linda Lee's Blog,  or our Featured Teacher article on Tina Radding.

Finalists: Please see the Teacher of the Year page on Facebook for full details on all the 2012 finalists