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Teacher of the Year - Spring Branch ISD


Spring Branch ISD has announced its finalists for 2021 Teacher of the Year.

Elementary Teacher of the Year Finalists


Secondary Teacher of the Year Finalists


Members of the SBISD Teacher of the Year Committee read and reviewed campus Teacher of the Year applications. These applications detail the unique perspectives and the rich, varied backgrounds of our outstanding educators.

The committee will soon interview the seven finalist candidates. The district will then announce the 2021 Elementary and Secondary Teacher of the Year winners.

About the Teacher of the Year process

Teacher of the Year candidates are nominated by campus staff, students, parents and community members. This year, 1,721 individual nominations were received; in all, 859 teachers, counselors and librarians were nominated.

When announced, the SBISD Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year will go on to compete in the Region IV Teacher of the Year competition. If they are successful, they will move forward to the annual Texas Teacher of the Year competition.

SBISD’s two new Teachers of the Year also will be entered into the annual Houston West Chamber of Commerce teacher recognition event.

View the full list of 2021 campus Teachers of the Year here.