7:00 PM SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
UNIT 5 TEACHER OF THE YEAR FINALIST - WINNER ANNOUNCED SATURDAY
Unit 5 teacher MaryLynn Meredith is a finalist for Illinois Teacher of the Year. Ms. Meredith teaches art at Prairieland and Towanda elementary schools. She has been teaching in Unit 5 for 21 years, and has also worked at Glenn, Sugar Creek, Brigham, Oakdale, Fairview, and Carlock. She is among 12 finalists vying for the award.
A selection committee comprised of administrators, teachers and representatives from educational service personnel, student support personnel and past Illinois Teacher of the Year winners reviewed approximately 230 nominations this year.