Return to Headlines

Lore Elementary School 2020-21 Educator of the Year: Mrs. Alison Price

The Ewing Schools Announce 2020-21 Educators of the Year! 

The Ewing Schools is proud to announce the district’s recipients of the 2020-21 Governor’s Educator of Year awards. 

The New Jersey Teacher of the Year Program and the Governor's Teacher/Educational Services Professionals Recognition Program have been integrated into the Governor's Educator of the Year Program.  This updated program highlights educational innovation, student achievement, the rewards of teaching, and important services outside the classroom environment that lead to student success.  Further, it seeks to attract public attention to the positive aspects of our educational system. 

Lore Elementary School’s Governor Educator of the Year is Mrs. Alison Price!

Alison Price Mrs. Alison Price is a proud graduate of the Ewing High School Class of 2002! 

Mrs. Price graduated from Montclair State University with her Bachelor’s degree in Family and Child Studies with a concentration in Early and Middle Childhood. 

Mrs. Price joined the Lore Elementary School family in September of 2007 and is currently a first grade teacher. 

Mrs. Alison Price is not only Lore's Educator of the Year, but she is also a product of the Ewing Township Public Schools. Mrs. Price attended Parkway Elementary School and is very proud of the time she spent as a Parkway Panther. She graduated from Ewing High School and attended Montclair State University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude. Mrs. Price was first hired as a long-term substitute at Lore Elementary School in 2006 and was hired to teach second grade in 2007. Mrs. Price currently teaches first grade, where she loves to work with students to help them develop a solid foundation for a love of learning and success, especially in literacy. 

This year, Mrs. Price is teaching virtually, and parents could not be more appreciative of all that she does for her students. Whether it's the stories she reads to engage young learners, activities she plans to ignite their thinking, or the surprises she leaves on their doorsteps, Mrs. Price's passion and dedication is undeniable. 

Principal Kawalek expressed sincere appreciation for all that Mrs. Price does for the students of Lore Elementary School." Mrs. Price's determination to make a difference in the life of every student she touches is irrefutable. The energy in her classroom is palpable, it's a place where young learners are excited to go every day. It doesn't matter if she's teaching students in-person or virtually, Mrs. Price's ability to make her students feel loved, supported, and encouraged, while moving every student forward in his or her learning, is amazing to watch." 


The Ewing Public Schools

Proudly Announce Our

Governor Educators of the Year


Ewing High School:  Mr. John Kocubinski

Fisher Middle School:  Ms. Sarah Burdick

Antheil Elementary School:  Mrs. Michele Dagenais

Lore Elementary School:  Mrs. Alison Price

Parkway Elementary School:  Mrs. Colleen Czajkowski