North Lamar ISD has named the top teachers for the 2021-22 school year. Erin Dizmond, a high school CTE teacher, is the 2022 Secondary Teacher of the Year, and Ashley Wilkerson, a second-grade teacher at Aaron Parker, is the 2022 Elementary Teacher of the Year.
Others representing their campuses as Teacher of the Year are science teacher Julie Laughlin at Stone Middle School, social studies teacher Maureen Gordon at Bailey Intermediate, second-grade teacher Melissa Albus at Everett Elementary and kindergarten teacher Ali Cannada at Higgins Elementary.
Dizmond and Wilkerson will go on to compete at the regional level of the Texas Teacher of the Year in June. Julie and Tim Anderson of Mathews Auto Group will help recognize North Lamar’s Teachers of the Year along with the district’s special awards at an end-of-the-year employee reception on May 27.