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January 26, 2010
Woodbury Elementary teacher named a top educator by local chamber
A parent of a student in Michelle Kiesel's class took it upon herself to get Kiesel named "Elementary Teacher of the Year" by the Woodbury Chamber...
January 26, 2010 - 4:21pm
May 27, 2009
Ehrlich awarded 'Teacher of Excellence' title
Cathy Ehrlich, business education teacher at Lake Junior High School, Woodbury, was honored with a 2009 Teacher of Excellence Award at BestPrep's annual awards luncheon Friday, May 15 at the Doubletree Hotel Minneapolis-Park Place.
May 27, 2009 - 7:28am
December 31, 2008
New teacher wins new award
This marks the first year that the Woodbury Chamber Commerce has added an outstanding pre-school educator to their annual awards, and the recipient...
December 31, 2008 - 9:00am
November 5, 2008
Chamber seeks outstanding teacher nominations
The Woodbury Chamber of Commerce is currently seeking nominations for the community's outstanding preschool, elementary and secondary educators, and outstanding educational team. Award nominees must: be an educator in a Woodbury or Newport public or private school (pre-k through...
November 5, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Swails looking for two more years as District 56B representative
Marsha Swails has done quite a bit of door knocking over the last several months. So the Woodbury high School English teacher was bound to meet...
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 30, 2008
Afton-Lakeland sixth grade teacher named best in state
A teacher at Afton-Lakeland Elementary School has been named Minnesota's teacher of the year. Derek Olson, who lives in Stillwater, has taught sixth grade at the school for the last eight years, says he chose to get into teaching because he realized he loved teaching kids after taking...
July 30, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Stillwater teacher named 2008 Teacher of the Year
Derek Olson, a sixth grade teacher at Afton-Lakeland Elementary School in Stillwater Area Public Schools (District 834), has been chosen the 2008 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Olson's teaching philosophy is built on the concept of growth: set goals, reflect often and celebrate successes....
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
May 29, 2008
Math, science teacher training begins
ST. PAUL - Ask Minnesota Education Commissioner Alice Seagren about how students will benefit from the new Minnesota Mathematics and Science Teacher Academy and she will give you a simple answer: "We are hoping that all kids will love math much more than they do now." Teachers from...
May 29, 2008 - 12:00am
April 18, 2008
Liberty Ridge gives "Deal Or No Deal" teacher a special send-off
A nail-biting game of Deal Or No Deal took place at Liberty Ridge Elementary School Friday afternoon. All students gathered in the gym to watch fourth grade teacher Pat Hook face "Howie Mandel" (the school nurse), "the Banker" and 25 briefcase-carrying fourth graders. It was the...
April 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Hoping to be the real deal
An elementary teacher has won a chance to try for a million on the TV show Deal Or No Deal. Pat Hook, a fourth grade teacher at Liberty Ridge Elementary School in Woodbury, will face Howie Mandel, the Banker and the 25 briefcase-carrying models in an episode of the hit NBC show. Hook...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
April 11, 2008
Teacher to try his luck on Deal Or No Deal
An elementary teacher will be heading off to try his luck on TV show Deal Or No Deal. Pat Hook, a fourth grade teacher at Liberty Ridge Elementary School in Woodbury, was picked from 10,000 contestant wannabes who took part in auditions in Inver Grove Heights last November. Now,...
April 11, 2008 - 12:00am
March 12, 2008
Parent - teacher conferences at Lake
Lake Junior High School will hold arena style Parent - Teacher conferences March 25, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the school's gymnasium, 3133 Pioneer Drive, Woodbury. No appointments are necessary. According to information provided by the school, "conferences provide a great opportunity...
March 12, 2008 - 12:00am