DORCHESTER COUNTY, SC (WCSC) - A Beech Hill Elementary School teacher has been named Dorchester School District Two's 2013 District Teacher of the Year.
Jennifer Fusco, a fifth grade Gifted and Talented and regular English and Language Arts teacher, was honored during a celebration on Thursday, May 9. The College of Charleston graduate is in her fifth year teaching at Beech Hill Elementary School.
Fusco has been recognized in the past for her teaching abilities.
She was named outstanding elementary education undergraduate student at College of Charleston, as well as Beech Hill Rookie Teacher of the Year.
She also recently received her National Board Teaching Certification.
The Thursday evening ceremony at Ashley Ridge High School honored all 22 DD2 teachers of the year.