Piedmont school district Teacher of the Year Sharon Morgan has been named one of 12 finalists for Oklahoma Teacher of the Year.
State Superintendent of Instruction Joy Hofmeister announced Oklahoma’s 12 Teacher of the Year finalists at the EngageOK Conference on Thursday, July 9 at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City.
For the past three years, Morgan has taught first grade at Piedmont Elementary School. She has been teaching for a total of 17 years.
“These teachers demonstrate incredible talent, creativity and dedication. They represent the best-of-the best, and that is not an easy achievement when you consider how many amazing teachers our state has in all of its schools,” Hofmeister said. “I am honored to recognize our finalists, and I look forward to collaborating with them and sharing their successes with all of Oklahoma.”
The winner will be announced Aug. 25.