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    2020 Teacher of the Year- Jessica Younghouse from North Forsyth HS
    Photo by Amy Jo Photography at the 2020 Celebration of Excellence Luncheon
    2020 FCS Teacher of the Year

     Eligibility Requirements for Teacher of the Year:

    Classroom teachers in pre-kindergarten through grade 12 are eligible for FCS' TOTY. This includes special education, physical education, ITS, art and music teachers, and media specialists. Counselors are not eligible but are recognized as part of the Counselor of the Year program. Candidates for the FCS TOTY should have three or more years of experience, have a full time teaching position and spend the majority of their time teaching students in a classroom setting. Supervisory and administrative responsibilities should be of secondary consideration.
    Candidates for Forsyth County's Teacher of the Year program should be an exceptionally dedicated, knowledgeable, and skilled teacher who:
    • plans to continue in active teaching status
    • inspires students of all backgrounds and abilities to learn
    • possesses the respect and admiration of students, parents, and colleagues
    • plays an active and useful role in the community as well as in the school; and
    • is poised and articulate