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.

2023 Humboldt County Teacher of the Year

Head shot of Kelly MillerKelly Miller
Agriculture Teacher
Arcata High School

“Kelly has an amazing way of sensing when to push a student and when to provide more support. The way Kelly cares for each and every one of her students is genuine and so valuable for young people today.”

— Teri Waterhouse
Colleague and Parent