Bel Air, Md - Kristin Schaub, fifth grade teacher at Havre de Grace Elementary School and nine year educator was named the 2013-14 Harford County Public Schools Teacher of the Year during a surprise announcement at the annual Harford County teacher of the Year Banquet.
Board of Education of Harford County President along with the Superintendent of Schools made the announcement on Wednesday during the program.
The guests included Harford County Council President William K. Boniface, County Executive David R. Craig, members of the Maryland Senate and delegations and the County Council as well as school administrators, educators, students, family and friends.
"A candidate for Harford County Public Schools Teacher of the Year should exceed expectations and truly impact her children and school community in a very powerful way," said Havre de Grace Elementary School Principal Renee L. Villareal, who nominated her for the award. "Kristin Schaub does just that. She turns everyday math, science and reading lessons into unforgettable learning experiences. She weaves rigorous expectations into these lessons and truly differentiates her instruction to meet the needs of each and every child in her class."
Ms. Schaub has served as a teacher at Havre de Grace Elementary School since 2004.