Carmody and Busch Named USD 383 Teachers of the Year
Manhattan-Ogden USD 383 is pleased to announce Kelly Carmody and Noah Busch have been named the 2019-2020 USD 383 Teachers of the Year.
Carmody and Busch will represent USD 383 in the Kansas Teacher of the Year program. The Kansas Teacher of the Year program, sponsored by the Kansas State Department of Education, identifies, recognizes and utilizes representatives of excellent teaching in the elementary and secondary classrooms of the state. Each school district may nominate one elementary classroom teacher and one secondary classroom teacher for Kansas Teacher of the Year. The nominee must be a full-time classroom teacher in any state-approved or accredited school, prekindergarten through grade twelve, who is planning to continue in an active teaching status.
Kelly Carmody is a 6th grade teacher at Woodrow Wilson Elementary School. She earned her B.S. degree in Social Science from Kansas State University in 2001. She earned a M.A. in Elementary Education from Pacific University in 2004 and a M.S. in Special Education from Kansas State University in 2010. She has been employed with USD 383 for 8 years.
Noah Busch teaches 9th grade science at Manhattan High School East Campus. He earned a B.S. in Education in 2001 from Emporia State University and a M.S. in Environmental Studies in 2009 from Friends University. He has been employed with USD 383 for 7 years.