Jay Fisher, a 5th grade Science and Social Studies teacher at Howard Dobbs Elementary, has been nominated for the 2017 H-E-B Excellence In Education Awards.
This award distinguishes and celebrates a public school professional who has shown a dedication to inspire a love of learning in students. This is the second consecutive nomination for Mr. Fisher. In 2016, he was named one of the 2016 finalists and both Jay Fisher and Howard Dobbs were awarded $1,000.
The H-E-B Excellence in Education Award is among the largest monetary awards program for educators across the nation. This award was created to celebrate and recognize educators who are among the best in the state.