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​​​​​​​Was your favorite teacher recognized as a Tennessee Lottery Educator of the Week in your hometown? Then vote for him or her to be honored as the statewide Educator of the Month! Just click on the photo below to cast your vote. And come back often – you can vote once every day!

June Educator of the Month

Mark Herron

Morristown-Hamblen High West

What do you like most about teaching?
Spending time with my students is the best part of teaching—the look of joy on their face when they succeed.


Greta Bencic

East Side School

Inspiring my students to embrace the world of reading is what I like best about teaching.


Deborah Overall

Bruce Elemetary School

I love seeing the academic growth students achieve during the school year.


Sherman Sain

Bolivar Elementary

Kids' reactions when they succeed at something.


Joi Jude

Isaac Litton Middle School

Building relationships; I love getting to know my students and​ pushing them to fall in love with math.


LaWanda D. Clements

Wells Station Elementary

I love seeing students grow and be excited about learning.


Megan Fesmire

Westover Elementary

Being able to build relationships with students.


Dina Tue

Richview Middle School

Connecting with my students on a personal level, seeing their accomplishments and how happy they are.


Amber Perry

Sharpe Elementary School

I love my students. They forever hold a place in my heart.


Phyllis Crawford

Trinity Christian Academy

Letting students know they are loved.


Billy Patterson

Rose Hill School

The opportunity to positively impact young people.


Meghan Kiernan

Jonesborough Elementary

I like being able to impact their lives. Especially the younger kids.


Tifanie Williams

Whitwell Elementary

I get the opportunity to be their first teacher and help build the foundation they will need through school.


Tonya Henke

Bearden High School

Knowing I have an impact on students and their outlook on life as they progress into adulthood.


Melanie Goodwin

Northfield Elementary

Building a trusting, caring, respectful, and loving relationship. They become “one of my kids” forever!


Anna Wakefield

Briarcrest Christian School

I love sharing Christ and building relationships with my students!