By Chris Lawrence, WV MetroNews
January 10, 2020
CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Jennifer Schwertfeger, West Virginia’s 2020 Teacher of the Year, didn’t decide to go into education until she was past age 40. She had a comfortable position working for two well known ophthalmologists, but felt the time had come for a change.
“When my children were of junior high age, I was ready for a change, but I wanted something where I could be with them and...