The Teacher of the Year
This program recognizes and honors the contributions of outstanding classroom teachers who have demonstrated a superior capacity to inspire a love of learning in students of all backgrounds and abilities. Every year, nominations are made by students, principals, teachers and administrators for the Charlotte County Schools’ Teacher of the Year award. This event serves as the Foundation’s largest fundraiser for Take Stock in Children scholarships.
The 2019 Teacher of the Andrea Green. Andrea has been teaching in Charlotte County since 1999. She has served as an educator for grades 6 through 12 at both L.A. Ainger Middle School and Lemon Bay High School. Andy currently teaches Advanced Placement Environmental Science, Honors Anatomy and Physiology, and Environmental Science at Lemon Bay High School. She is also the Environmental Club sponsor, a member of the Lemon Bay Literacy Council, and is an active participant in the school’s Science Professional Learning Community. Andy recently earned a Master of Arts degree in Global Sustainability from the University of South Florida. Andy’s professional goal is to help all students find success in, and cultivate an appreciation for science. She credits her success in education to collaboration with her many wonderful colleagues, past and present. She is also extremely thankful for the endless support of her husband, family, and friends.