The Washington State Council for the Social Studies named Steven Cross, a social studies teacher at Marysville Getchell High School, its 2016-17 Teacher of the Year. Cross was honored at an Oct. 7 ceremony held at Edmonds-Woodway High School.
Cross was nominated by a former student. He has mentored several students who went on to win the Daniel J. Evans Civics Education Award. He also is active in state-level social studies efforts.
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