Joanne Gallagher is retiring after 22 years as a teacher at Lena-Winslow Elementary School.
Cindy Kelly is retiring after 30 years teaching at Rosecrance’s adolescent residential treatment facility.
Brandi Costa teaches special education for 3rd, 4th and 6th graders at Oregon Elementary School.
The fourth graders at Rock Cut Elementary School did something very special to nominate their teacher for Teacher of the Week.
Amy Prater said she has had to learn how to teach in a changing world full of new technology.
A semi-truck driving instructor is recognized as an outstanding instructor by his students for his calm and patient teaching-method.
Luke Tassoni is an 8th grade social studies teacher who keeps his class lively and lighthearted
Students are always laughing and joking around with their teacher William Rowald at East High School.
Jennifer Kail was a kindergarten teacher for nine years at Rolling Green Elementary School before taking on the oldest kids in the school, the 5th graders.
Math teacher Chad McLarty said he tries to connect with each of his individual students so they feel comfortable in his classroom.
Eric Junco allows students to pick topics to debate and discuss in his English class.
One Winnebago High School senior said students jump for joy when they see Lisa Mitchell on their class schedule.
Kindergarten teacher Karissa Dooley is the type of teacher that makes an impact that lasts a lifetime on her students.