Newton BOE Honors Educators of the Year

February 9, 2016

On January 26, the Newton Board of Education recognized five staff members as part of the Governor's Educator of the Year Program. Those staff members were:

  • Lisa Bechtel, Student Assistance Counselor, Newton High School
  • Keri Carrino-Bracchi, Speech Teacher, Merriam Avenue School 
  • Kara Hartzell, Music Teacher, Halsted Middle School
  • Yvonne LaForge, Science Teacher, Newton High School
  • Linda Salerno, Teacher Coach, Merriam Avenue School
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  • Tap Into Newton published an article with excerpts from speeches by the building principals, pictures, and further details of the recognition event.