Springfield Public School’s Teacher of the Year has taken another step forward toward being the teacher of the year.
Armando Johnson, a Spanish teacher and former coach at Central High School, has been named the 2021 Regional Teacher of the Year. The award is given by a select committee formed of teacher organization staffers; administrator organizations, and higher education experts.
Johnson’s award brings him:
- $250 Cash Award from Regional Service Center
- Recognition banquet sponsored by the Missouri State Board of Education
- Regional Teacher of the Year plaque
- Regional Teacher of the Year name tag
Johnson will be honored at the Missouri State Teacher of the Year awards banquet in October.