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Fairview Teacher Earns Top Award

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OKLAHOMA CITY -- Elaine Hutchison, a high school math teacher from Fairview has been named Oklahoma's 2013 Teacher of the Year. She was presented the award by State Superintendent Janet Baressi Tuesday morning in Oklahoma City.

Hutchison was called an "enthusiastic" educator. She has been a teacher for 19 years and holds a National Board Certification.

Byng third grade teacher Brenda Roberts was honored as a top-twelve finalist.

Oklahoma's teacher of the year earns around $50,000 in cash and prizes.