A reception was recently held by the Sylvania Board of Education and Sylvania Schools to honor the following teachers named 2008 Educators of the Year.
Andy Roth, Northview High School science teacher and top award winner, will represent Sylvania Schools at the state competition in Columbus later this year.
Mr. Roth received high marks from his chemistry students; he was their robotics coach working with Dana Corporation to enter their robot to national competition.
Other teachers in the area who have been named as Educators of the Year are Megan Barrett, first-grade teacher at Highland Elementary School; Nadia Swade, Spanish teacher at Arbor Hills Junior High, and Steve Swaggerty, social studies teacher at Southview High School.
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