“The mediocre teacher tells; The good teacher explains; The superior teacher demonstrates; But, the Great teacher inspires,” were the sentiments expressed by The Hon Lascelles Chin at the honouring of the 2015/2016 LASCO Ministry of Education (MoE) Teacher and Principal of the Year.
LASCO and The Ministry of Education salute our unsung heroes. We honour the hardworking educators; Teachers and Principals who remain committed to holistically nurturing our children towards the goal of a better nation.
Congratulations to Mrs. Nickashie Hardware, the 2015/2016 LASCO/Ministry of Education Teacher of the Year and Teacher at and Mrs. Kandi-Lee Crooks-Smith, the 2015/2016 LASCO/Ministry of Education Principal of the Year. They were each awarded a trophy, $250,000 cash award, and a trip to the ASCD Professional Development Conference in Atlanta, Geogrgia, USA courtesy of LASCO. We also salute Mrs. Donna Reid and Mrs. Karen Smith Whyte, first and second runner-up respectively for Teacher of the Year Award and Mr. Raymon Treasure and Mrs. Norma McNeil, first and second runner-up respectively for Principal of the Year Award and the seven finalists in the competition.