Upshur County Schools announce Teacher of the Year for the county


TENNERTON, W.Va. – Upshur County Schools have named Erin Anderson their Teacher of the Year.

Anderson was selected from nominees from every school across the county for the honor. Superintendent Sara Stankus surprised Anderson with a banner reveal ceremony at Tennerton Elementary School on Monday afternoon.

She teaches fifth grade at Tennerton Elementary School and has been teaching for nearly 20 years.

She explained that she felt honored to have been selected from among the crew of teachers at her school.

“These are some of the more seasoned teachers in the county that teach here. They’re an amazing group of educators and I’m honored to be their choice, and also Upshur County’s choice now.”

Anderson will now compete for Teacher of the Year in the state among nominees from all 55 West Virginia counties.

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