Past Winners and Finalists

We have collected a list of links and photos for past years ABTA and MPP Teacher of the Year Award Winners.

2017

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Enid Roitman of Toronto, ON, Canada, winner of the 2017 ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.

Finalists

Robert Barrington, New York, NY
Joann Glasson, Pennington, NJ
Bruce Greenspan, Bonita Springs, FL
Josee Hammill, Toronto, Canada
Henry Meguid, Durham, NC
Jim Ricker, Knoxville, TN
Kathy Rolfe, Lake Winnebago, MO
Enid Roitman, Toronto, Canada
Grant Robinson, Dublin, CA

 

2016

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Leslie Shafer of Gaithersburg MD, winner of the 2016 ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.
Read more about Leslie Shafer here.

Finalists

Joann Glasson, Pennington, NJ
Rex Glimp, El Paso, TX
Jay Helekar, Orange, CA
Henry Meguid, Durham NC
Dallas Moore, Dayton, OH
Enid Roitman, Toronto, Canada
Leslie Shafer, Gaithersburg MD
Glenna Shannahan, Madison, WI

 

2015

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Jeff Schuett of Riverwoods IL, winner of the 2015 ABTA Teacher of the Year Award.
Read more about Jeff Schuett here.

Finalists

Carla Burke, Pensacola FL
Joseph Byrnes, Long Beach NY
David Germaine, Huntley IL
Rick Logan, Diamondhead MS
Cessy Rubinson, Pinecrest FL
Sue Wessner, Hamburg PA

 

2014

Laura Delfeld

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Laura Delfeld from Austin, Texas, winner of the 2014 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about Laura Delfeld here.

Finalists

Kathy Rolfe, Lake Winnebago MO
Joyce Ryan, Houston TX
Vickki Shelley, St.George UT
Richard Logan (volunteer teacher)

 

2013

David Glandorf

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to David Glandorf from Houston, Texas, winner of the 2013 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about David Glandorf in Joyce Penn’s article here

Finalists

For Full details see our Teacher of the Year page on Facebook or see our 2013 Nominees page.

Lynn Berg, Deland FL
Rosemary Boden, Fort Lauderdale FL
Harriette Buckman, University Park FL
Mimi David, Palm Desert CA
Laura Delfeld, Austin TX
Michael Donnelly, Fort Lauderdale FL
John Foster, Sun City Center FL
Harvey Goldstein, San Diego CA
Rena Lieberman, North Easton MA
Megan Powell, West Orange NJ
Kathy Rolfe, Greenwood MO
Richard Rothwarf, Philadelphia PA

 

2012

Mary Jane Orock

Teacher of the Year: Congratulations to Mary Jane Orock from Fort Worth, Texas, winner of the 2012 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about Mary Jane Orock in Joyce Penn’s article here

Finalists

For Full details see our Teacher of the Year page on Facebook

Carol Lee Bellam, Calgary Alberta Canada
David Glandorf, Clear Lake, Texas
Verna Goldberg, Louisville, KY
Kathy Rolfe, Lake Winnebago, MO
Richard Rothwarf, Philadelphia, PA, and
Jeff Schuett, Riverwoods, IL.

 

2011

Kathie Walsh

Teacher of the Year: Kathie Walsh won the 2011 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! Read more about Kathie here or visit Andre Bovee-Begun’s Blog

Finalists

Please see the Teacher of the Year page on Facebook for full details on all the 2011 finalists

 

2010

Tina Radding

Teacher of the Year: Our sincere congratulations to Tina Radding, from Charleston, South Carolina, who won the 2010 MPP ABTA Teacher of the Year Award! To read about the ceremony and to learn more about Tina, visit Linda Lee’s Blog, or our Featured Teacher article on Tina Radding.

Finalists

Please see the Teacher of the Year page on Facebook for full details on all the 2012 finalists