In the picture below, Joseph Nappi, a social studies teacher at Monmouth Regional High School who was recently named the 2023-2024 New Jersey State Teacher of the Year, is shown with two of the education professionals who were part of the selection committee that chose him as the 2023-2024 winner: From left to right: Vincent. R. De Lucia special assignments/educator-in-residence at NJSBA; Sharon Roseboro, New Jersey PTA president; and Nappi. As the State Teacher of the Year, Nappi gets to enjoy some perks, including a car that is leased and paid for by the New Jersey Education Association for one year. Nappi is also one of the 2023-24 County Teachers of the Year. Learn more about these excellent educators in this School Board Notes article, which includes a link to a video honoring their work.