Region VII Teachers Of The Year Named

Day in and out, they mold the minds of young East Texans, and now, they are honored. Becky Martin from Tyler ISD has been named Secondary Teacher of the Year for Region VII. Becky has been a teacher for 21 years, 19 of those in TISD. She's currently an English teacher at Robert E. Lee High School.

Bonnie Link from Elkhart ISD has been named Elementary Teacher of the Year for Region VII. She's been a teacher for 28 years, 20 of those in Elkhart ISD. Bonnie teaches third, fourth and fifth grade math.

Both teachers will represent Region VII as its nominees for the 2006 Texas Education Agency Teacher of the Year award.