The Commerce Board of Education announced and honored its 2013-14 teachers of the year at their October meeting last Thursday.
Christie Barker, a special education teacher at Commerce Primary School, won the honor for her school and is system teacher of the year. Other school winners were Lynnly Drinkard, an art teacher, Commerce Elementary School; Steven Parker, band director, Commerce Middle School; and Peter Reitz, a language arts teacher at Commerce High School.
Principal Lisa Maddox introduced Barker, pointing out that she graduated from Georgia College and State University, got a master’s of education degree in special education and is working on her education specialist’s degree. She’s been at the primary school since 2012.
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Commerce School System teachers of the year are, left to right, Peter Reitz, Commerce High School; Steven Parker, Commerce Middle School; Christie Barker, Commerce Primary School and system teacher of the year; and Lynnly Drinkard, Commerce Elementary School.
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