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Clark Youngblood

Position: Government/Economics TeacherSchool: Milton High SchoolSchool District: Santa Rosa County School DistrictCity, State: Milton, FloridaAbout the Nominee: Mr. Youngblood's students are inspired by Mr. Youngblood and his passion for government and economics. He makes his classes interesting through debates, and his students walk out of the classroom with a strong background knowledge about the US […]

Door County Education Notes – Door County Advocate

LCOY Nominee Josh Rankin was recently featured in the Door County Advocate! “Mr. Rankin is more than just a teacher to his students; for some, the SOAR program is a safe place they can call ‘home.’ He challenges students to overcome past obstacles and inspires them to reach their full potential. Mr. Rankin is a role […]


John Buckey

Position: PrincipalSchool: Nantucket High SchoolSchool District: Nantucket Public SchoolsCity, State: Nantucket, MassachusettsAbout the Nominee: Dr. John Buckey is an intelligent and kind educator who has had a tremendous impact on the Nantucket community. Each day, he stands in front of the school to say good morning to the students as they get off the bus. […]


Julie Ahern

Position: Second Grade Teacher School: Andrew Cooke Magnet School School District: Waukegan Community Unit School District #60 City, State: Waukegan, Illinois About the Nominee: This is fourth year Ms. Ahern has been nominated for LifeChanger of the Year. She was previously nominated in 2013, 2014 and 2015. Julie Ahern has taught at Andrew Cooke Magnet […]


Erika Daniels

Position: Science TeacherSchool: Benjamin D. Foulois Creative & Performing Arts AcademySchool District: Prince George's CountyCity, State: Suitland, MarylandAbout the Nominee: