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Area Educators Honored for Excellence

More than 50 local educators and school staff recognized for dedication, hard work, leadership

More than 50 educators from schools in Cass, Crow Wing, Morrison, Todd, and Wadena counties were selected by school administration for outstanding dedication, hard work, and leadership. For their achievements, they were then celebrated as Educators of Excellence at a special event held Wednesday, April 27, 2022, at Grand View Lodge.

This event recognizes and awards local educators who positively impact students and colleagues. In addition to individual Educators of Excellence awards; a Leader, Paraprofessionals, Coach, Team of Excellence, Support Staff, and Silver Lining Award of Excellence were also named and recognized.

Educators from the following districts were honored: Bertha-Hewitt, Brainerd, Cass Lake-Bena, Crosby-Ironton, Discovery Woods, Freshwater, Little Falls, Menahga, Mid-State, Northland Community, Pequot Lakes, Pierz, Pillager, Pine River-Backus, Royalton, Sebeka, Staples-Motley, Swanville, Upsala, Verndale, Wadena-Deer Creek, and Walker-Hackensack-Akeley.

The event was broadcast live on Facebook for the general public and is available for viewing on Sourcewell's Facebook page.