Gwinnett names 25 teacher of the year semifinalists

2:08 p.m Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 Gwinnett County
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Gwinnett county announces teacher of the year semifinalists

After naming the top teacher at each of its 138 schools, Gwinnett County Public Schools has narrowed the list of Teacher of the Year candidates to 25.

The educators selected teach nearly all grades and subjects, from pre-K and kindergarten to 12th grade and topics including English as a second language, theater, mathematics and special education. They were chosen by a committee of Gwinnett County Public Schools employees.

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The group will be narrowed to six finalists before the winner is announced at the district’s annual Teacher of the Year Banquet in November.

The semifinalists are, in alphabetical order: 

• Maxine T. Amritt of Simonton Elementary School – 5th grade teacher 

RELATED: Gwinnett County Public Schools 2017-18 Calendar

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