Alison Grizzle was chosen as Alabama Teacher of the Year.

Read this article and watch the video and you will see why.

She teaches math at P.D. Jackson-Olin High School in Birmingham.

She is a National Board Certified Teacher.

Her school did not make AYP.

The punitive, no-brain law called No Child Left Behind claims another victim.

NCLB is the Death Star of American education.

The sooner this killer law dies, the sooner our schools will be free to educate again.

And when it dies of its massive flaws, its insatiable desire to crush schools, Race to the Top should go too.