Humboldt County Office of Education: Teacher of the Year Award

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Teacher of the Year Award

Each year, one recipient of the Excellence in Teaching award is chosen as Humboldt County’s Teacher of the Year. The honoree is recognized by the Board of Education, and has a chance to vie for the California State Teacher of the Year.

2022 Humboldt County Teacher of the Year

Portrait of Andrea Butler-CrosbyAndrea

4th/5th Grade Teacher
Orleanes Elementary School

““Andrea is dedicated to and has a deep connection to our Native American and non-Native people. Ms. Butler is one of our greatest role models and community treasures.”

— Lisa Morehead-Hillman
Karuk Tribe Education Committee