Chesterfield County Public Schools recently recognized outstanding first-year teachers with Beginning Teacher Awards. Here are the 2014 winners and finalists:
- Kelly Bedard, who teaches fifth grade at Providence Elementary, is the Elementary School Beginning Teacher of the Year. Finalists for the award were Paul Mallory of Chalkley Elementary and Charlotte Spriggs of Hening Elementary.
- Alyssa Shevchuk, who teaches English at Falling Creek Middle, is the Middle School Beginning Teacher of the Year. Finalists for the award were Kyle Berchtold of Carver Middle and Meghan Wright of Swift Creek Middle.
- Stephanie Hubbard, who teaches English at James River High, is the High School Beginning Teacher of the Year. Finalists for the award were Jaime Barnett of Clover Hill High and Ashley Cox of Bird High.
The photo accompanying this news release shows the Beginning Teacher Award winners for Chesterfield County Public Schools: (left to right) Stephanie Hubbard, Alyssa Shevchuk and Kelly Bedard