Podcast: Chelsea Collins, 2016 New Jersey Teacher of the Year

Leading from the Classroom: Insights from the 2016 Teachers of the Year

In this episode, Chelsea Collins, a sixth grade English language arts teacher at Woodstown Middle School in Woodstown, New Jersey, tells us her reflections on her time as New Jersey Teacher of the Year.

Here’s Chelsea.

…as my State Teacher of the Year term comes to an end, I ask only one more thing of you. I ask that you flood the world with your excellence. Show the world the incredible things educators are doing right here in New Jersey, because I learned long ago that letting others control the game will land you on the bench. But stand out, and you will lead the line-up.

Learn more about CCSSO and the National Teacher of the Year Program


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