Mona Kanode from Big Island Elementary was named as this year’s Teacher of the Year by Bedford County Public Schools.
Kanode named Teacher of the Year

    Big Island Elementary’s Mona Kanode wears many hats.

    She serves as the school’s guidance counselor, media specialist and principal’s designee.
    Now she has another hat to wear: Bedford County Public Schools Teacher of the Year, 2019.
    The honor was announced last Thursday at a banquet. Kanode had previously been designated as one of three finalists for the honor.