Richmond-area educators honored for teaching excellence

Hanover teachers honored with REB awards

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Several teachers in the Richmond metro area were awarded 2018 R.E.B. Awards for teaching excellence, an honor given by the Community Foundation.

The educators, nominated by students, parents and colleagues, were honored for demonstrating a passion for teaching while also serving as mentors, coaches and champions for students.

Teachers from Richmond, Chesterfield, Henrico, Hanover and the Department of Correctional Education were all honored.

RPS R.E.B. Award winners:

  • Kieasha King, Woodville Elementary School
  • Kathy Paschall, Franklin Military Academy
  • Matthew Wester, Franklin Military Academy

Chesterfield R.E.B. Award winners:

  • Crystal Barker, Bird High
  • Shannon Costelo, James River High
  • Lauren Serpa, Spring Run Elementary
  • Gina Hackett, Bird High
  • Christine Henry, Marguerite Christian Elementary
Five Chesterfield teachers were honored with REB Awards.
Five Chesterfield teachers were honored with REB Awards. ((Source: Chesterfield County Public Schools))

Hanover R.E.B. Award winners:

  • Melinda Johnson, Washington-Henry Elementary School
  • Tamara Letter, Mechanicsville Elementary School
((Source: Hanover County Public Schools))

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