Oak View 2nd Graders Nominate Teacher For Excellent EducatorThe second graders at Oak View Elementary in Maple Grove love Mrs. Julie Stobbs so much, they wrote a letter about her behind her back.
Excellent Educator: Chris Myers At McGuire Middle SchoolChris Myers is a Social Studies teacher at McGuire Middle School. He gives his heart to his students every day and even his Christmas presents! His generosity and passion is what makes him an Excellent Educator.
Andover Kindergarten Teacher Helps Kids Have Fun While LearningThis week, WCCO This Morning heads into the classroom of Joel Sakry at Andover Elementary school. His main mission is for his kindergartners to have fun while learning.
Savage Teacher Makes Social Media Etiquette A Priority For 4th-GradersWe all have those Facebook friends who might need a lesson in social media. A teacher in Savage is doing it right, educating her kids at an early age how to use it properly.
Lake Elmo Elementary Teacher Uses Yoga To Calm StudentsWe know first graders can have a lot of energy. However, in Mrs. Annelise Aaro’s class at Lake Elmo Elementary, they are focused and calm. How she uses her love of yoga to benefit students is what makes Mrs. Aaro an Excellent Educator.
Excellent Educator: Chandell Knox At Harvest Network Of SchoolsA wrestling coach in the Twin Cities is leading by example for her students on and off the mat.
Excellent Educator: Bill Campbell At Maranatha Christian AcademyYou know good things are happening in a school when the kids beg to go in early. That's the case at on school in Brooklyn Park and it's all thanks to one teacher.
Excellent Educator: Lauren Hansen At Thomas Lake ElementaryThe award may be a surprise, but Mrs. Lauren Hansen began her path to excellence long ago.
Excellent Educator: Principal Gail Wolfe At Christian Heritage AcademyAs a principal, it can be hard to track down Gail Wolfe buzzing throughout the halls of Christian Heritage Academy.
Excellent Educators: Katherine Rader & Tawni Gaslin Of Four Seasons A+ ElementaryEvery Wednesday we like to honor one Twin Cities teacher who goes above and beyond. But this week we got an unusual request from a parent.
Excellent Educator: Kari Johnson Of Red Pine ElementaryThis week your nomination letters took us to Eagan's Red Pine Elementary.
Excellent Educator: Minnetonka Community's Mayo HartHer students come to her class sometimes not knowing a word of English but, as WCCO learned, in just months can give a TV interview with confidence.