In the summer of 2016, Jahana Hayes was invited to visit Africa as part of her duties as National Teacher of the Year. Please click here to view some of the photos she sent back from her trip.
Jahana Hayes - for National Teacher of the Year
Kennedy High School - Announcement of National Teacher of the Year
Excellence Happens Here - Celebration at the Palace Theater
Video of White House Ceremony
Link to White House and information
Video of Mrs. Hayes Speech at theCT Teacher of the Year Ceremony
YouTube video of interview on Black America