Congratulations to our 2022 Teacher of the Year Finalists!

Congratulations to our 2022 Teacher of the Year Finalists!

Congratulations to our 2022 Teacher of the Year finalists! After an intensive screening and interview process, three finalists were selected from a group of 38 nominees.

Those finalists are:

Danielle Dlubac
5th Grade
Global Communications AcademyLearn more about this 5th grade teacher here.
Salwa Nethagani
Science
New VisionsLearn more about this high school science teacher here.

Renee Sherriffs
Special Education
Expeditionary Learning Academy at Moylan School

Learn more about this special education teacher here.

The final evaluation consists of a series of written essays and a videotaped lesson. The winner, chosen by a districtwide committee, will be announced at a ceremony at Weaver High School on May 26, 2022.

Congratulations to our finalists, and thank you to all of our teachers for their hard work and dedication!  You can see the full list of 2022 nominees here.

Last year’s Teacher of the Year is Victoria Shears, a Resource Teacher at SAND School.

Hartford Public Schools is grateful to its invaluable event sponsors:

Our sponsors: Voya Financial, Pullman & Comley, the Hartford Federation of Teachers, Autumn Transportation, The CauseWay Agency, and Bears Restaurant Group