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Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year 2023 Finalists


The Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year program celebrates excellence in teaching and honors individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the young people of Pennsylvania.  PDE congratulates the following teachers selected as finalist for Pennsylvania Teacher of the Year for 2023:

  • Chris Grouzes, Rose Tree Media School District
  • Ryan Hardesty, Blackhawk School District
  • Julie Hussey, Cumberland Valley School District
  • Brooke Menzen, Jersey Shore Area School District
  • Jackie Miller, New Hope Solebury School District
  • Mary Beth Moslak, West Branch Area School District
  • Abbey Nilson, Shaler Area School District
  • Ashlee Peters-Roberts, Burrell School District
  • Kristin J. Slota, Pennsbury School District
  • Elizabeth “Liz” Taylor, School District of Philadelphia

Learn about the nomination process and consider nominating an outstanding teacher.

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