National Teacher of the Year Award
- 1991 - Rae Ellen McKee -- Remedial Reading, Slanesville Elementary School, Slanesville, West Virginia -
- 1960 - Hazel B. Davenport -- First Grade, Central Elementary School, Beckley, West Virginia
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Good News in West Virginia for Schools
- Kanawha Co. Educator Invited to Travel to Poland as Part of Holocaust Education Program... [Read More]
- Troops to Teachers Making Strides with Inaugural 5K Run/Walk… [Read More]
- Recent Education Legislation Help Public Schools Adapt to Changing Times… [Read More]
West Virginia Teacher’s Salary Statistics and Benefits
- West Virginia teachers have a starting salary of $32,435
- West Virginia teachers have an average salary of $44,260
- The 10 year growth in salary is 23.3%
- West Virginia Teachers get about 15 weeks of vacation every year
- It takes a West Virginia Teacher 3 years to be eligible for their tenure
West Virginia Department of Education
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