The 2020-21 Regional Teacher of the Year is Yakima School District teacher Megan Anderson-Reilly. A news release says Anderson-Reilly has made numerous life-changing impacts for students in the classrooms of the Yakima School District’s Davis High School and Washington Middle School.
Officials at the Educational Service District 105 named her Regional Teacher of the Year for 2020-21 this week. She'll receive her award during an event Thursday. Anderson-Reilly will serve as south central Washington’s candidate for the 2021 Washington State Teacher of the Year. She'll be among 9 teachers hoping to get that title to be announced on September 14. That person will then go on to compete as a candidate for the 2021 National Teacher of the Year award that will be announced next spring.