Congratulations to Jennifer Noreault, Eastview Elementary STEM Teacher and Gifted Specialist, who has been named a semifinalist for Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Noreault is one of just 36 semifinalists in the state representing the many excellent teachers throughout Minnesota.
This year four Lakeville Area educators were named candidates for the title of 2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. In addition to Noreault, Jamye Casperson, Lakeville North music/choir director, Jonathan Gilmer, Lakeville South science teacher, and Nicole Hewitt, Cherry View Elementary art teacher were named candidates in January.
The 2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year finalists will be chosen by a 24-member panel of education, community and business leaders in March. Minnesota’s Teacher of the Year will be announced and recognized in May.