Friday, January 15, 2016

Logan High instructor honored as W.Va. teacher of year

(AP) — A Logan High School Spanish teacher has been given $5,000 and the use of a new car for one year for being named the West Virginia Teacher of the Year.

Andrea Santos was honored at a ceremony Friday in Charleston alongside Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, state schools Superintendent Michael Martirano and other officials.

She has been a teacher for more than 22 years. She has an education degree from West Virginia State University.