- Amanda C. Coyne The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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.
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