PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An English teacher in Haddonfield is receiving New Jersey’s highest honor for educators. Kimberly Dickstein has been named the state’s Teacher of the Year.
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Dickstein has worked for 11 years at Haddonfield Memorial High School.
She received both her bachelors and master’s degrees from Rutgers University.READ MORE: New Jersey Native, Who Lost Daughter In Parkland Shooting, Fighting To Protect School Children Across Nation
Her colleagues praised her dedication to students and her involvement in extracurricular activities.MORE NEWS: Gunman Kills 19 Children, 2 Teachers In Texas School Rampage
Dickstein will attend a national conference with other state’s Teachers of the Year.