May 2, 2016 / News

Palm Harbor’s Cannaday named Teacher of the Year by FSPA

Written by Evan Blackwell, CJE

Judy Cannaday, the adviser at Walsworth Yearbooks school Palm Harbor University High School in Palm Harbor, Florida, was named the Teacher of the Year at the Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) state convention this past weekend.

Cannaday’s yearbook staffs at Palm Harbor have been frequent award winners over the course of her career. In 2009, the Aftermath yearbook earned its 10th straight All American rating from the National Scholastic Press Association (NSPA) and entered the NSPA Hall of Fame.

In 2013, Cannaday received Special Recognition honors as part of the Journalism Education Association’s (JEA) Yearbook Adviser of the Year program.

Congratulations Judy!

Evan Blackwell, CJE
Evan Blackwell, CJE

Evan Blackwell, CJE, is a Web Content Specialist for walsworthyearbooks.com and yearbookhelp.com, as well as a regular contributor to Idea File magazine. He's been a writer and editor for Walsworth Yearbooks for the past 13 years, and is the author of the Yearbook Suite's "The Art of the Interview" unit. Prior to joining Walsworth, Blackwell spent five years as an award-winning newspaper and magazine journalist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.