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New York State PTA

One Wembley Court
Albany, NY 12205
Phone: 518.452.8808
Toll Free: 1.877.569.7782
Fax: 518.452.8105

Email: pta.office@nyspta.org

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Awards and Recognitions 

The 2018 NYS Teacher of the Year is Announced

2018 Teacher of the YearWe are happy to share that the New York State Board of Regents announced that Brockport School District teacher Christopher Albrecht has been named the 2018 New York State Teacher of the Year. Congratulations!

Mr. Albrecht, an educator for more than 20 years, is a fourth-grade teacher at the Fred W. Hill School in Brockport and has served in this role for the past 14 years. .

Albrecht is  the 48th New York State Teacher of the Year. For more information, please read the press releases below from NYSED and NYS PTA.

To read the press release from NYSED, please click here.

To read the press release from NYS PTA, please click here.


New York State Teacher of the Year Application


The Teacher of the Year program recognizes and celebrates outstanding teachers throughout New York State. Eligible teachers are appropriately credentialed, work directly with students in a public, private or charter school and have at least five years teaching experience.

Click here for more information about the NYS Teacher of the Year program.