Thumbs up: Hot for teacher
Central Indiana is responsible for the vast majority of finalists for Indiana Teacher of the Year. Seven of the 10 finalists are from area schools. Congratulations to Martha Constantine, a Lawrence Township kindergarten teacher; Decatur Central High's physics/chemistry teacher Amy Haywood; Kelli Park, a Franklin Community High art teacher; Plainfield Community Middle School math teacher Joey Singleton; Center Grove High music teacher Joshua Torres; Brownsburg Community Schools visual fine arts teacher Suzanne Whitton; and Thomas Younts, an agriculture and biology teacher at Hamilton Southeastern School Corporation. The winner of Indiana's competition will travel to D.C. as Indiana's candidate for National Teacher of the Year.