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Programs > Awards and Recognition > Teacher of the Year > Teachers of the Year 2006-2007
Lisa Bender
Lisa Bender
Lisa Bender
10-12 Grades
Garrett County - Southern Garrett High School
Lisa Bender, 10-12 Grades, Marketing
Garrett County - Southern Garrett High School

Lisa has 19 years experience as a Marketing teacher where she holds a record for producing state champions in the stock market game. Selected to complete the teacher program at the New York Stock Exchange, Lisa's financial literacy initiatives have earned honors from the Maryland Banker's Association. Her latest endeavor, The Entrepreneurial Heritage Project, has students producing and presenting digital documentaries of oral histories they collect from local business pioneers. She was named citizen of the year for her advocacy efforts.

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Darla Strouse, Executive Director
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:  410-767-0369
Fax:  410-333-3867
Email:  dstrouse@msde.state.md.us
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