Teacher of the Year
Portrait of Kai Chen

Congratulations Mr. Chen, 2022 Teacher of the Year

Kai Chen is an innovative teacher leader in our school community. He has turned our school into a rich cultural learning center by infusing Chinese traditions into our school culture. Kai is also an extremely talented artist and teaches our students the beauty of visual arts in an integrated approach. He is also Virginia’s K-12 World Language Teacher of the Year. We are so fortunate to have such an outstanding teacher representing O.B. Gates!