Gwinnett County media specialist finalist for $1 million Global Teacher Prize

Cicely Lewis, who serves as the media specialist at Meadowcreek High School, has been announced as one of 50 finalists for the prestigious 2021 Global Teacher Prize, which recognizes an outstanding educator making significant contributions to their profession.

As a finalist, Lewis is eligible for the $1 million awarded presented to the winner of the Global Teacher Prize, which is sponsored by the British-based Varkey Foundation and attracted some 12,000 applicants.