Teacher of the Year

An educator for more than 15 years, Michael Renga has been selected as the New York State High School Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the New York State Council for the Social Studies. He was chosen for the award based upon his demonstration of excellent knowledge in the content area, meeting the college/career readiness guidelines for students, and his understanding of the Common Core and C3 Framework to reach all learners. A member of the NYSCSS, he will be honored at the 77th Annual New York State Social Studies Convention in Syracuse.