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Programs > Awards and Recognition > Teacher of the Year > Teachers of the Year 2008 - 2009
Ronald Wooden
Ronald Wooden

Ronald Wooden, All subjects, 5th grade
Harford County – George D. Lisby Elementary School at Hillsdale
Ronald Wooden, a graduate of Lincoln University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Elementary Education and a Master of Arts from the College of Notre Dame, worked with his teammates at the Title 1 Lisby/Hillsdale Elementary School to raise student MSA scores into the 80/90 percent range last year, earning MSDE commendation. The fifth grade teacher and principal of an after-school enrichment program, has twice been named Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year and recently presented at the National Title I Conference. A 2008 Harford Leadership Academy graduate, Mr. Wooden has presented at many county-wide staff development conferences. He is the first African-American male to be named Harford Teacher of the Year.

Contact Information
Darla Strouse, Executive Director
Partnership and Recognition Programs
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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