Congratulations to Marie Soulyvic Luzaran on being named the 2017 Norfolk Teacher of the Year. Ms. Luzaran is an eighth grade science teacher at Lake Taylor Middle School.
Ms. Luzaran is an 18-year teaching veteran and has been at Lake Taylor since 2009. Her teaching experience also includes grades 10 – 12 in Maryland and was a part-time physics professor at the University of Perpetual Help Rizal in Las Pinas City, Philippines.
Two other teachers were selected as the Elementary and High School Teachers of the Year. Toni Kershasky of Maury High School and Megan Hawkins of Ocean View Elementary were selected along with Luzaran as the top Teachers of the Year for their schools respectively.
The ceremony was held in April at Norview High School.