The Washington Post announces the 2022 Teacher and Principal of the Year Award winners and finalists

Amy Schott of Prince William County was named Principal of the Year and Jordan Markwood of Loudoun County was named Teacher of the Year.
  • Apr 26, 2021

About The Washington Post Teacher and Principal of the Year Awards

The Washington Post Teacher and Principal of the Year Awards have long honored the best educators in the Washington region.
  • Jan 22, 2012

The Washington Post Principal of the Year Award

The Washington Post Principal of the Year Award recognizes principals who go well above their day-to-day demands to create an exceptional educational environment for our children. In presenting this award, The Washington Post hopes to encourage excellence in school leadership and to contribute to the constant and consistent improvement of education in the Washington, D.C. region.
  • Sep 18, 2014

The Washington Post Teacher of the Year Award

The Washington Post Teacher of the Year Award recognizes teachers who exemplify excellence in their profession. The purpose of The Washington Post Teacher of the Year Award has always been to recognize preeminence in teaching, to encourage creativity and quality in the classroom, and to contribute in a substantial way to the improvement of education in the Washington, D.C. region.
  • Oct 17, 2015