May 19, 2010
An area teacher could take home big prizes if he wins a national competition.
Circle Middle School teacher Davis Laughlin has been selected as one of the five finalists for national teacher of the year by the Regis & Kelly syndicated television program. Laughlin appeared on the show today. He was nominated for the award by a student.
The winning teacher will receive a $20,000 gift card and a new car. Online voting will determine the winner. Voting opens Friday. Click on related links for more information.