Patapsco’s McComb is finalist for state teaching honor
Wednesday, 04 September 2013 14:36
    Sean McComb of Patapsco High School and Center for the Arts has been named one of seven finalists for the Maryland Teacher of the Year honor.
    McComb teaches English at Patapsco and is the school’s Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) coordinator. He was chosen as Baltimore County’s Teacher of the Year in May.
    “We are so proud to have Sean represent the excellence of BCPS educators. He exemplifies the expertise, energy and dedication our teachers bring to their classrooms every day,” said a county school system statement to the press.
    In addition to teaching at Patapsco, McComb has also been an adjunct instructor at Towson University’s School of Education since 2009. He has also coached tennis and track at Patapsco.
    The seven finalists for the state Teacher of the Year award were selected from local honorees in each of the state’s 23 counties and Baltimore City. The state winner will be announced at a banquet on Oct. 11 at Martin’s West and will receive a cash award, $20,000 in technology equipment and a new car.