Kindergarten General Education
After tallying over 11,000 votes, we are thrilled to announce Shanekia Hall of Spring ISD in Houston, TX, as the winner of our 2022 Teacher of the Year contest and $5,000 grand prize!
Click here to watch Houston Life’s spotlight on Shanekia and here for the follow-up story!
We are so thankful for the amazing teachers who gave it their all in the classroom this year. Scroll through this page to learn more about our 2022 Teacher of the Year Winner and our finalists!
Kindergarten General Education
Keep an eye out for information on 2023 Teacher of the Year voting!
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Certification Area: Core Subjects EC-6
5th-Grade Math / Science Teacher
Sienna Crossing Elementary
Fort Bend ISD
“Sarah provides that positive support daily. She gives every single child her very best each day while instilling a love of learning, making it both fun and meaningful. Her love of learning combined with her lifelong learning mentality makes her an excellent role model for our 5th graders.”