• A Salute to Teachers 

    November 5, 2022, 5:00 pm

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     A Salute to Teachers is Santa Barbara County's premier teacher recognition event. Supported by committed business partners, the gala celebrates three Distinguished New Educators and three Mentors, Santa Barbara Bowl Performing Arts Teacher of the Year, and the Santa Barbara County Teacher of the Year award winners. Contact us for more information: SBCEO Teachers Network teachersnetwork@sbceo.org, (805) 964-4711 ext. 5277. 

  • Founding Sponsor:

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  • 2023 Santa Barbara County
    Teacher of the Year

    Joanna Hendrix
    Santa Barbara County Education Office, Special Education Regional Program at Ralph Dunlap School, Orcutt USD
    Learn more about Joanna HERE.
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    2023 Santa Barbara Bowl
    Performing Arts Teacher of the Year
    Jennifer Peterson
    Cabrillo High School, Lompoc Unified School District
    Learn more about Jennifer HERE.
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    2023 Distinguished Mentor Award Winners
    Click HERE to learn more

    Cara Leach
    Foothill School, Goleta Union School District

    Christina Roessler
    Peabody Charter School

    Alyssa Spanier
    Solvang School, Solvang School District
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    2023 Distinguished New Educator Award Winners
    Click HERE to learn more

    Crystal Guzman
    El Camino Junior High School, Santa Maria-Bonita School District

    Kendall Stevens
    La Cumbre Junior High School, Santa Barbara Unified School District

    Elsy Mora Zambrano
    La Colina Junior High School, Santa Barbara Unified School District

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Honor Roll Sponsors:

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    TEACHER'S PET SPONSORS:

    Teachers Pet Sponsors


    Click  HERE to learn about our 2021 A Salute to Teachers event

    Click HERE for photos of our 2019 event