Kansas preschool teacher named 2020 National Teacher of the Year
Kansas preschool teacher Tabatha Rosproy has been named the 2020 National Teacher of the Year.
" announced the honor Thursday morning.
Rosproy works with some of the state's youngest students at the Winfield Early Learning Center housed in a retirement village.
"I know that there are thousands of wonderful teachers in this country. I have never known one that showed all of the aspects of learning that she has shown; equality, love, respect," Clyde Vasey, one of the grandparent volunteers, told CBS.
"She just pours her heart and soul into these little kiddos every day," said Barbara Trecek, a mom of one of Rosproy's students.
The preschool teacher was named
in November after being selected from a pool of more than 300 nominees.