STRATFORD - A teacher at Bunnell High School in Stratford has been named Connecticut's 2011 Teacher of the Year.

Kristen Record has been a physics teacher at the school for over 10 years.

She was selected from a pool of over 50,000 other hopefuls across the state.

Record will now become a candidate for National "Teacher of the Year," which will be announced by President Barack Obama in June.