Region One names teachers of the year

The Region One Education Service Center has announced the Regional Elementary and Secondary Teachers of the Year.

Out of 45 District Teachers of the Year, representing 25 school districts/charter schools, Sylvia Abrigo and Jane Gonzalez came out on top.

Abrigo is a Special Education teacher at Sam Houston Elementary in Harlingen CISD and a veteran teacher of 34 years.

Gonzalez is a 9th Grade English teacher at Los Fresnos High School.

She has been teaching for 10 years.

Abrigo and Gonzalez will represent the region at the State Teacher of the Year competition.

Action 4 News congratulates both teachers and wishes them the best of luck.