2011 Kentucky Teachers of the Year named
LOUISVILLE, KY. (WDRB Fox 41) -- Erika Webb, an English teacher at East Jessamine High School in Jessamine County, was named 2011 Kentucky Teacher of the Year in a ceremony in Frankfort on Tuesday. She received $10,000 and an art-glass vase.
Ashley Forrest, a middle school band direction teacher at Thomas Jefferson Middle School in Jefferson County, was named the 2011 Middle School Teacher of the Year.
Sarah Wilder, a 5th grade social studies, reading, writing and language arts teacher at W.R. McNeill Elementary in the Bowling Green Independent school district was named the 2011 Elementary School Teacher of the Year.
Forrest and Wilder each received $3,000 and an art-glass vase.
21 other Kentucky teachers received Teacher Achievement Awards.