East Baton Rouge Parish principal Catasha Edwards has been name a semifinalist in the Louisiana Department of Education’s 2020 Teacher and Principal of the Year.
Edwards, who is principal at Westdale Heights Academic Magnet School, is one of 14 semi-finalists statewide and the only one from East Baton Rouge. She was also an assistant principal at Audubon Elementary.
These educators are making exceptional gains with students, pushing them to achieve at the highest levels in the state.
All Teacher and Principal of the Year finalists and semi-finalists will be honored at the 13th Annual Cecil. J. Picard Educator Excellence Symposium and Celebration on Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Crowne Plaza Executive Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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