Dallas ISD Human Capital Management

Teacher of the Year

    2018 Teacher of the Year Winners

    Dallas ISD named its three Teachers of the Year at a special reception on Jan. 16.

    The 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year are:

    • Elisa Morrisey, Sanger Elementary School
    • Nadirah Shakir, J.L. Long Middle School

    The two winners, who will each receive $5,000 from Central Market,  were among the 10 finalists for 2018-2019 Teachers of the Year. The other finalists, who were also recognized at the reception sponsored by Central Market, are:

    Elementary finalists:

    • Audrey Gagel, John H. Reagan Elementary School
    • Sheri Kirby, Dan D. Rogers Elementary School
    • Chantrelle Lovett, Umphrey Lee ELementary School
    • Heather Massie, L.L. Hotchkiss Elementary School
    • Elisa Morrissey, Alex W. Sanger Elementary School

    Secondary finalists:

    • Shana Cawthorne-Woods, Maya Angelou High School
    • Megan Malone, School for the Talented and Gifted at Townview Center
    • Marcelo Migoni, Raul Quintanilla Sr. Middle School
    • Nadirah Shakir, J.L. Long Middle School
    • LaToya Shanks, W.H. Gaston Middle School

    All teachers named Teacher of the Year at their campuses were honored at a reception in October, also sponsored by Central Market. This group of campus winners were invited to apply for the district award.