BERGENFIELD, N.J. -- Bergenfield High School teacher Susan Baez was honored by the New Jersey Department of Education in the 2015 Exemplary Secondary Educator Recognition Program.
Baez, who has been with Bergenfield schools for more than 14 years, was named the Bergenfield High School Teacher of the Year for 2014-15.
The criterion for the award included exceptional educational talent and effective instructional practices that help student learning in the classroom and school; exemplary educational accomplishments beyond the classroom that provide models of excellence for the profession; contributions to education that are largely unheralded, yet worthy of the spotlight; and engaging and inspiring presence that motivates and impacts students, colleagues and the community.
For more information on the State of New Jersey's Department of Education's Educator, Recruitment, Preparation and Recognition program, click here .
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