LISD teachers honored by Region VII
LISD teachers Lisa Mize and Angelina Byrd were honored Oct. 5 during the Region VII Teacher of the Year luncheon in Kilgore. Mize (from Foster Middle) is the district's secondary teacher of the year, while Byrd (from Johnston-McQueen) is the primary's.
Campus Teachers of the Year are chosen during the latter part of each school year by their principals and professional colleagues. A panel of former honorees and district staff then selects district elementary and secondary winners based on essay submissions.
Other 2016 campus Teachers of the Year include: Emily Hill (Bramlette), Laura Vermillion (Hudson PEP), Kori Thompson (Everhart), Sharon Collins (Ned E. Williams), Israel Vazquez (South Ward), Cangelya Birdsong (Ware), Mindy Holley (Judson), Nancy Coots (Longview High), and Pamela Anthony (Early Graduate High).