Wayne teacher of year named Aug. 28

Posted August 20, 2008 12:52 p.m. EDT
Updated August 21, 2008 8:32 p.m. EDT

— Wayne County public schools will name the teacher of the year Thursday, Aug. 28.

Three finalists will be honored and one will take the title at a banquet to be held at 6:30 p.m. at the Goldsboro Country Club.

The finalists are:

  • Ann Paquette Price, a second-grade teacher at Tommy’s Road Elementary
  • Angela Lewis, teacher of seventh-grade math at Rosewood Middle School
  • George L. Mewborn III, who teachers 11th-grade English at Spring Creek High School

The winner will receive a $5,000 stipend for travel and study and $1,500 in prize money. The two runners-up each get $4,000 for travel and study.