KTOY seeks to improve student learning across the state by supporting teachers, sharing best practices, and advocating for the teaching profession.
KTOY’s vision is for all Kansas students to have a motivated, insightful, and empowered teacher-leader.
- Motivate practicing and pre-service teachers across the state.
- Advance best practice and quality professional learning across the state.
- Empower teacher leadership and give voice to the teaching profession.
2020 Kansas State Teacher of the Year Finalists:
- Kara Belew
- Amy Hillman
- Shawn Hornung
- Stefanie M. Lane
- Julie Loevenstein
- Lara K. McDonald
- Melissa K. Molteni