Top honors at the White House for a Maryland educator. Michelle Shearer is the 2011 National Teacher of the Year.
A chemistry teacher from Frederick County will be honored by the president Tuesday.
The nation’s top teaching title has just been awarded to a Frederick County teacher.
She is Frederick County and Maryland’s Teacher of the Year, and now Urbana High School chemistry teacher Michelle Shearer has another superlative to add to those: Last week she was named one of four finalists for the national top teacher award.
Kai Jackson spoke with Michelle Shearer and Dr. Darla Strouse (segment one), Lainey LeBow-Sachs and Bill and Courtney Toomey (segment two) and KJ Sanchez (segment three).