VFW TEACHER of the YEAR AWARDS
Every year the Texas VFW recognizes an Outstanding Classroom Teacher for Grades K-5, 6-8, and
9-12. These teachers are selected from nominations received from Posts and Districts throughout Texas.
The state winners are then forwarded to National VFW for competition at the National Level.
2021-22 Citizenship Education Teacher Award K-5th Grades
Water Elementary School, Lubbock, Texas
Post 2466, Lubbock, Texas, District 9
2021-22 Citizenship Education Teacher Award 6th-8th Grades
Dustin B. Lazenby
Capt. Mark Tyler Voss Middle School,
Post 688, Boerne, District 13
2021-22 Citizenship Education Teacher Award 9th-12th Grades
Joseph M. Akers
Beaumont United High School,
Post 1806, Beaumont, District 2