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PV Excellence in Teaching Award Winners Announced!

posted Feb 5, 2015, 12:11 PM by Dianne Georgantas

The Longmeadow Public Schools would like to announce the winners of the Pioneer Valley Excellence in Teaching Award for 2014-2015.  This is an especially prestigious award as nominees are chosen by colleagues based on:

·         Enthusiasm

·         Professionalism

·         Dedication

·         Community Outreach

·         Professional Development

·         Excellence in teaching and working practices


From the list of nominees, a committee of teachers and administrators chose three veteran teachers and one new teacher for the award.

This year’s winners are:


Carolyn Starz – Longmeadow High Science          


Lori Snyder – Longmeadow High Social Studies 


Cara Crandall – Glenbrook Middle English 


Travis Higa – Music (New Teacher Award)


 We are extremely pleased with our excellent teaching staff here in Longmeadow, and especially proud of this year’s award winners.