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State Finalists & Candidates

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2013-14 Missouri Teacher of the Year Finalists

James Anians

Heather Bailey
Christy Hefele

James R. Anians
English teacher
Hoech Middle School
Ritenour School District

Heather Bailey
First-grade teacher
Maplewood Richmond Heights
Early Learning Center
Maplewood Richmond
Heights School District

Christy Hefele
Science teacher
Valley Park Middle School
Valley Park School District


Jason Navarro
Amelia Ruzicka
Jacqueline Wilson

Jason Navarro
Social studies teacher
Wheaton High School
Wheaton School District

Amelia Ruzicka
Middle and high school
math teacher
Bayless School District

Jacqueline Wilson
Culinary arts teacher
Lake Career and
Technical School
Camdenton School District