Panther Run Elementary School’s fourth grade reading, writing and social studies teacher Jacquelyn Leth was recently honored as the outstanding social studies teacher of the year. This award is given by the Florida Council for the Social Studies. Leth received the award at the group’s annual conference in Orlando. It rewards teachers who use innovative techniques in their classroom to further social studies education. Teachers must be recommended by their principal and submitted by the school district. One teacher is honored in each state on the elementary, middle and high school levels.