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October 9, 2018
GRAVES: A gentle push to continue learning
October 9, 2018 - 9:00am
August 25, 2018
WOSTER: When work is fun, retirement isn't as attractive
August 25, 2018 - 10:00am
May 10, 2018
From left, Sanborn Central teachers Deb Ogle, Candi Danek and Rich Danek pose for a photo outside the school building in Forestubrg. The three teachers will be retiring from the school district at the end of the year. (Matt Gade / Republic)
Terrific trio of retiring teachers
May 10, 2018 - 7:00am
May 9, 2018
Black Hills St. can start planning an online special-ed master's degree
May 9, 2018 - 9:38pm
April 26, 2018
Mitchell Middle School teachers Dodie Schlueter and Janelle Hearnen (center left and right, respectively) were honored Wednesday at a Mitchell School District staff recognition event at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy commons area. Mitchell Middle School students Ellie Hart, left, and Madelynn Henglefelt, right, assisted with the ceremony by creating a video in honor of the two teachers. (Marcus Traxler / Republic)
Mitchell school staff recognized for years of service
April 26, 2018 - 8:48am
May 16, 2015
McCook Central Elementary Teacher Aldena Ecklein poses for a photo this week in her third-grade classroom in Salem. She's pictured in front of 44 class photos, one for each year she's taught between schools in Bridgewater and Salem. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
Her signature is teaching
May 16, 2015 - 1:26pm
January 7, 2015
McCook Central ag teacher named national association president
January 7, 2015 - 7:07pm
May 18, 2014
DWU names exemplary teacher honoree for 2014
May 18, 2014 - 8:51pm
May 16, 2014
Armour math teacher Larry Hornstra chats with a student following school Wednesday. He drives bus in the morning and afternoon, something he's done since 1975 and hopes to continue doing during retirement. (Marcus Traxler/Republic)
School's out forever for some area teachers
May 16, 2014 - 9:00pm
September 18, 2013
Paul Kuhlman
Avon man wins national award
September 18, 2013 - 6:22pm
May 15, 2013
Teaching organization under fire
May 15, 2013 - 6:28am
April 19, 2012
Ardis Beck, center, Mitchell School District's Teacher of the Year, receives a hug from fellow nominee Kathy Budahl, right, at the school district's Employee Recognition Banquet at Dakota Wesleyan University's Sherman Center on Wednesday. (Ross Dolan/Republic)
Special education teacher honored as Mitchell's Teacher of the Year
April 19, 2012 - 7:06am