Massachusetts Teachers of the Year

The Massachusetts Teacher of the Year Program each year honors a Massachusetts teacher who exemplifies fine teaching in the Commonwealth. The purpose of the program is to select a teacher who is worthy of speaking for and energizing the teaching profession, and representing the positive contributions of all teachers statewide. The Massachusetts Teacher of the Year automatically becomes the state's candidate for the National Teacher of the Year Program.

Audrey Jackson 2016 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year

Audrey Jackson
5th Grade Teacher
J.P. Manning Elementary School

Jeffrey Shea 2015 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year

Jeffrey Shea
Social Studies Teacher
Belmont High School

Anne Marie Bettencourt 2014 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year

Anne Marie Bettencourt
English Teacher
Springfield Central
High School

Kathleen Mae Turner 2013 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year

Kathleen Mae Turner
French Teacher
Sharon High School