Teacher of Excellence

Excellence in Teaching Award

The North Carolina Council for Exceptional Children invite anyone interested in nominating an outstanding educators for students with disabilities. This award recognizes a teacher who has demonstrated excellence in meeting the needs of exceptional children.

Previous Award Recipients
2006: Gail Bettis, Cleveland County Schools

2008: Perry Slade, Alamance County Schools

2010: Rhys Myrick Potts, Pitt County Schools

2011: Julie Brickhouse, Pitt County Schools

2012: Amber Izrael, Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools

2013: Lara Brickhouse, Pitt County Schools and Katie Brothers, Township Three Elementary School

2015: Lorriane (Lori) Hall, Alamance Burlington Schools

2016: Judy Jennings, Alamance Burlington Schools

2017: Casey Otten, Wake County Public Schools

2018: Deborah Parker,
Wake County Public Schools