December 17, 2019
- A year in review..An open letter written by Maine’s 2019 Teacher of the Year Joe Hennessey.
To my fellow colleagues, educators of all levels, and community members throughout the state:
What follows is an open letter to you which originates from a place of profound gratitude. It has been my sincere pleasure and honor to represent our profession and its schools as the 2019 Maine Teacher of the Year, and I hope that I have fulfilled that charge acceptably. Eighteen months ago, my principal nominated me for a recognition which many of our colleagues would have been unable to accept for…