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KSL NewsRadio and Burt Brothers are honoring Utah Teachers! Now more than ever, we recognize the incredible ways that educators go above and beyond every day.

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  • March 31, 2010

    Amy Reidford – Syracuse Arts Academy

    Mrs. Reidford is the most qualified teacher for your teacher feature because she still cares. What do I mean by this? She cares for the students learning, she cares about them personally. She is an example to the children and demonstrates extreme patience. Examples of what an incredible teacher of education she is: She takes […]
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  • March 24, 2010

    Mr. Werner Schoeck – Granite High School

    Dear Teacher Feature, Yesterday, as I drove by the now vacant Granite High School, I had a flood of incredible memories and I remembered my recently concluded 35th High School Reunion. Wow! Thirty-five years. As I was driving down the road, reflecting about how time flies and I heard your most recent teacher feature nominee […]
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  • March 16, 2010

    Patty Bowen – Bluff Ridge Elementary

    Patty Bowen was my son’s third grade teacher last year. She is dedicated to her students and spends hours after school tutoring those who need extra help. It is not uncommon for her to still be at the school at 6:00 in the evening. As a regular volunteer in her classroom last year, I was […]
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  • March 10, 2010

    Alan Baggaley – Northern Academy for Math, Engineering, and Science

    Señor Alan Baggaley, a Spanish teacher at NUAMES High School, is an unsung hero of his profession. Due to the disproportionally low salary teachers earn, compared to the vital role they play in society, Señor Baggaley works two jobs and donates his plasma to support his family. More frequently than not, Mr. Baggaley, or “Señor […]
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  • March 3, 2010

    Mrs. Anna Wylie – Rose Creek Elementary

    I would like to nominate Anna Wylie from Rose Creek Elementary School in Riverton, Utah. She is in her second year here at Rose Creek and has done and amazing job. We are very blessed to have her here. Now let me tell you why!! Anna is our Literacy Facilitator and works very hard to […]
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  • February 24, 2010

    Karyn Bernier – West Haven Elementary

    Mrs. Bernier has turned the world around for my second grader, Keegan! Keegan has not enjoyed school since the day I put him on the bus as a three-year-old special education student. This year that all changed for Keegan; he loves school and can’t wait for every morning when a new school day begins! Mrs. […]
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  • February 17, 2010

    Lisa Walker – Springville High School

    I would like to nominate Lisa Walker for the KSL/Zion’s Bank Teacher Feature Award. Lisa Walker is the Emergency Medical and Exercise Science teacher at Springville High School, as well as our head athletic trainer. I have had the privilege of working with Lisa the past fifteen years as a colleague and a coach. Mrs. […]
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  • February 9, 2010

    Jayne Jensen – Copper Canyon Elementary School

    We would like to nominate our son’s 6th grade teacher, Jayne Jensen, as your Teacher of the Week, for you loving and caring attitude, and her great ability as a teacher. Our son had what we like to call, “a less than positive 5th grade experience”. Heading into 6th grade, his self confidence was at […]
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  • February 3, 2010

    Professor Jane Brady – Brigham Young University

    It would have been an English class like any other—write a paper, turn it in, get it back, put it in the waste bin, never learn a thing—but Professor Jane Brady made it the best class at BYU. First off, Jane was unconventional. She regularly invited students over to her house for dinners, and once […]
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  • January 27, 2010

    Kathleen Dansie – Elk Ridge Middle School

    Dear Teacher Feature, My name is Emily Suckow and I am 13 years old. My nomination is for Ms. Kathleen Dansie at Elk Ridge Middle School in South Jordan. You see, I was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) on May 19, 2009. I can’t go to school until my blood count numbers come up […]
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  • January 20, 2010

    Beth Elmer – Eagle Valley Elementary

    Mrs. Elmer is our child’s 4th grade teacher at Eagle Valley Elementary in Eagle Mountain. She is a fantastic example of a teacher that truly cares about her students’ academics as well as personal growth. She has been a real asset in forming our child’s future. She has been there for us as parents by […]
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  • January 12, 2010

    Jennifer Orison – Cyprus High School

    A few days ago I heard some news I knew would eventually come. My favorite teacher, mentor and friend told me she is going to retire at the end of this school year. I have known Ms. Jennifer Orison for over twenty years now. Our first meeting was when I was seven years old and […]
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Once each month, a lucky featured teacher will be picked at random to receive a $500 Visa gift card from Cyprus Credit Union, a $200 gift card from Macey’s, and a pair of season tickets to Hale Centre Theatre!

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