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Programs > Awards and Recognition > Teacher of the Year > Teachers of the Year 2008 - 2009
Sharon Richards

Sharon Richards

Sharon Richards, Special Education, 7-12 grades
Somerset County – J. M. Tawes Technology & Career Center
Marion Peyton School

Sharon Richards graduated from University of Maryland Eastern Shore with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Special Education. As special education teacher and the program coordinator for Somerset County’s Behavioral and Social Emotional Support Program, Ms. Richards designs and implements a positive behavioral program to foster academics and therapeutic counseling for students who have been identified with emotional disturbances. Sharon was a participant in the 2007-2008 Governor’s Academy of Algebra and Data Analysis, the Eastern Shore Math Consortium II, the MSA 2009 Mod-Math Item Review III, and the Washington Legacy Project. She has served as President of the Crisfield Little League and is a charter member of the Crisfield Lions and Lioness Club.


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Darla Strouse, Executive Director
Partnership and Recognition Programs
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
Phone:  410-767-0369
Fax:  410-333-3867
Email:  dstrouse@msde.state.md.us
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