Aiken County Teacher of the Year


                                                 17th Annual Salute to Excellence
                                                                 April 30, 2012

Salute of excellence is an opportunity to present what you have achieved in a year, buy literary analysis paper to understand why it is so important and why it motivates others and also improves your own life. Congratulations to Lisa Raiford from the Center for Innovative Learning at Pinecrest

Aiken County 2012-2013 Teacher of the Year!

Also at the Salute to Excellence, Public Education Partners selects the teacher from the Honor Court that best demonstrates the spirit of innovation and collaboration to receive the Champion Award. This award includes a $1000 grant from PEP to use in the classroom or for professional development. Congratulations to the 2012 Champion Award winner

Michelle Dove of Paul Knox Middle School!


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2012 Teacher of the Year Honor Court Video




Congratulations to Aiken County past Teachers of the Year

Uyen Griffis, Hammond Hill Elementary, 2011

Nikki Mock of Hammond Hill Elementary, 2010

See Nikki in Action with PEP's Teacher Feature Video

Lisa Lader of Aiken High, 2009

Gaye Pappas of Paul Knox Middle, 2008

Robin Patterson of Hammond Hill Elementary, 2007

Margo Gore of Kennedy Middle,2006

Art Lader of Aiken High, 2005