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5/13/2008
Sherwood Forest Elementary School Teacher Receives the Teacher of Excellence Award from Harris Teeter

When:      Thursday, May 15, 2008 at 6:30 pm

Where:     Sherwood Forest Elementary School Auditorium
                  1055 Yorkshire Rd, Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Harris Teeter is proud to announce its sixth Teacher of Excellence.  Of course we can’t announce it quite yet, because it is a surprise for one outstanding Winston Salem teacher.  On Thursday, May 15th Sherwood Forest Elementary will host a special ceremony and to announce the sixth Harris Teeter Teacher of Excellence.
 
Harris Teeter has been raising funds for schools for over ten years through its Together in Education (TIE) program.  However, this year the company felt it was important to expand its commitment to educate to include Teachers of Excellence.  So far Harris Teeter has announced five teachers as Teachers of Excellence through this program  

Teachers of Excellence are individual who have committed their time and energy to the educational system and the future leaders of our society.  Each teacher receives a cash reward in the amount of $1,000, in honor of their efforts and commitment.  A $1,000 cash prize will also be given to the teacher’s school.  Winners are selected on the first Wednesday of each month from October 2007 through March 2008, with 2 winners being selected during April and May. 

Harris Teeter is honored and privileged to announce its sixth Teacher of Excellence, a faculty member at Sherwood Forest Elementary School.  We hope member’s of the media will join us for the surprise celebration and check presentation.

For more information about Together in Education and Teachers of Excellence,
visit our website at www.harristeeter.com.