WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Steny H. Hoyer (MD-5) released the following statement congratulating Maryland Teacher of the Year Sean McComb on being named 2014 National Teacher of the Year:
“I was pleased to attend today’s White House ceremony and witness President Obama present Maryland Teacher of the Year, Sean McComb, the 2014 National Teacher of the Year award. Sean has demonstrated extraordinary commitment to students at Patapsco High School & Center for the Arts in Baltimore, leading a college-readiness and mentorship program, which challenges students to reach their full potential and sets them on a path toward higher education, well-paying careers, and a lifetime of success.
“I thank Sean for his hard work and dedication to students in our state. Thanks to teachers like him, Maryland schools are among the best in the nation. He has made Baltimore and the state of Maryland incredibly proud.”