NYSCATE Awards Outstanding Teacher, Leader and Superintendent for 2022

Each year, NYSCATE recognizes outstanding work done by New York educators with our three main awards: Lee Bryant Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, Outstanding Leader of the Year Award, and Superintendent of the Year Award.  These awards recognize members who have implemented or demonstrated the use of technology to improve education in an outstanding manner in their specific role. The awardees for 2022 are listed below. Congratulations!!

2022 Lee Bryant Outstanding Teacher of the Year

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Jamie Stutzman

Virtual Elementary Teacher:  Grade 2

 Capital Region BOCES/NERIC

Cooperative Virtual Learning Academy

Albany, NY

2022 Outstanding Leader of the Year

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Sarah Edwards

 Director of Instructional Technology

Buffalo Public Schools

Center for Innovation, Technology and Training

Buffalo, NY

2022 Superintendent of the Year

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Richard Calkins


Pocantico Hills CSD

Sleepy Hollow, NY