Eye on Excellence: Exceptional Teachers Doing Exceptional Things

Eye-on-Excellence-300x199Discover what some of Connecticut’s innovative teachers are doing in the classroom with other teachers and in conjunction with other organizations around the state and beyond.

Connecticut’s Teachers of the Year are available as speakers, for professional development, and as consultants on a variety of topics. If your school or organization would like to invite a Teacher of the Year to an event, click on the blue Request a Teacher of the Year button above and fill out the online form.




Watch 2016 Connecticut Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes give her press announcement speech

10/09/2015

http://www.courant.com/education/hc-jahana-hayes-2016-ct-teacher-of-the-year-20151009-premiumvideo.html

Watch 2016 Connecticut Teacher of the Year, Jahana Hayes, on FOX61 News

10/09/2015

http://foxct.com/2015/10/09/waterbury-educator-named-teacher-of-the-year/

Read about Bill Davenport (2004 Connecticut Teacher of the Year) being appointed to the State Board of Education

http://www.countytimes.com/articles/2011/01/13/life/doc4d2f22cd4c5a2275258631.txt

Hear David Bosso on the Talks With Teachers podcast

10/05/2015

http://talkswithteachers.com/episode-73-david-bosso/

Watch Kristen Record (2011 CT Teacher of the Year) speak to NNSTOY about “Teaching Leaders”

11/07/2014

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXzfcNCHfTo

Watch Cara Quinn (2015 CT Teacher of the Year) speak on FOXCT Morning Show

10/13/2014

http://foxct.com/2014/10/13/connecticut-teacher-of-the-year/

East Hartford Teacher Named Connecticut Teacher of the Year

10/08/2014

http://foxct.com/2014/10/08/east-hartford-middle-school-teacher-named-conn-teacher-of-the-year/

Educator at East Hartford’s Sunset Ridge School is State Teacher of the Year

10/08/2014

http://www.courant.com/community/east-hartford/hc-east-hartford-teacher-of-the-year-1009-20141008-story.html

Read about 2014 CT Teacher of the Year Semi-Finalist Cohort participating in Professional Learning at Mystic Seaport in the CSDE Talent Office Newsletter

10/10/2014

http://www.connecticutseed.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/TalentOfficeNewsletter_Oct2014.pdf

Hear Christopher Poulos (2007 CT Teacher of the Year) talk about empowering teacher leaders on National Board Talk Radio Blog

09/10/2014

http://www.blogtalkradio.com/edutalk/2014/09/10/empowering-teacher-leaders-teach-to-lead–from-nbpts

Read “CT and C3: Connecticut’s Transition Using the C3 Frameworks” by David Bosso

09/01/2014

http://www.c3teachers.org/david-bosso-blog/

Watch David Bosso (2012 CT Teacher of the Year) and David Low (2013 CT Teacher of the Year Semifinalist) speak on WNPR/CT “Where We Teach: A Conversation with Connecticut Teachers”

03/27/2014

ttp://wnpr.org/post/where-we-teach-conversation-connecticuts-teachers-0

Read “Involve Teachers and They Will Understand” by Christopher Poulos

03/20/2014

http://www.gtlcenter.org/blog/involve-teachers-and-they-will-understand

Hear John Mastroianni (2014 CT Teacher of the Year) speak on WNPR/CT’s “A Visit With John Mastroianni, Connecticut’s 2014 Teacher of the Year”

12/27/2013

http://wnpr.org/post/visit-john-mastroianni-connecticuts-2014-teacher-year

Read “Tony Mullen, Teacher of the Year, Offers Core Knowledge for Teaching”

09/08/2013

http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/living-in-dialogue/2013/09/tony_mullen_teacher_of_the_yea.html

Watch Blaise Messinger (2013 CT Teacher of the Year) speak about what makes a good teacher at the CEA Representative Assembly

05/14/2013

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrxF5SlfMV0

Watch Kristen Record speak at NBC’s Education Nation 2012

09/24/2012

http://blogcea.org/2012/09/24/education-nation-connecticut-teachers/

Watch David Bosso (2012 CT Teacher of the Year) speak at the CEA Representative Assembly

05/07/2012

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cfe_jNvebnY

Read about Kristi Luetjen in “Success through Teamwork” by Troy Watkins

Spring 2011

https://www.assumption.edu/sites/default/files/KLuetjen_ACMag_Spring2011.pdf

Read “Teachers Should be Seen and Not Heard” by Anthony Mullen (2009 National Teacher of the Year)

01/07/2010

http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/teacher_of_the_year/2010/01/teachers_should_be_seen_and_no.html

Watch Kristi Luetjen (2010 CT Teacher of the Year) speak on NBC Connecticut

10/15/2009

http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/local/Meet-Connecticuts-Teacher-of-the-Year-64301582.html


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