FOND DU LAC, Wis.
– Suzy Weisgerber, a social studies teacher at Neenah High School, was selected as Marian University’s January Teacher of the Month.
Weisgerber teaches social studies courses, as well as a global studies course in the Passion-Based Learning environment. In addition, Weisgerber serves as the History through Film Club advisor. Weisgerber earned a master’s degree in educational technology from Marian University, and her bachelor’s degree in psychology and broadfield social studies from UW-Oshkosh.
The Teacher of the Month contest, presented by Marian University and WIXX, highlights one area teacher each month. Marian University presents each recipient with a complimentary gift certificate valid for a one credit graduate level professional development course worth $250. In addition, each Teacher of the Month recipient will receive a wine gift basket from Forgotten Fire Winery or Falling Waters Winery; a $100 gift certificate from the Day Spa; a $100 gift certificate from School House; a 100 wing party from The Bar, Hagemeister Park or Graystone Ale House; apparel from Marian University; and a cake from Festival Foods for the teacher’s lounge.
Deserving teachers may be nominated by visiting http://wixx.com/teacher-of-the-month/. Marian University will select one teacher at the end of each month.