MAPLE GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2016-17 Teacher of the Year
CONNIE DEIWERTSubject and Grade Level: Mathematics
Years of Experience: 37
Excerpt from Teacher of the Year application
To me, teaching is important because:
Teaching is important because teachers are given the opportunity to model learning in every day. It is our responsibility as teachers to teach students how to be lifelong learners. It is important to show them how to learn. Students need to know how and where to find the answers to their many questions.