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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 13, 2008

    Ms. Betty Chase – Arcadia Elementary

    Dear Teacher Feature Judges, We appreciate the teachers of Arcadia Elementary. They have provided an excellent education for our children. One teacher in particular changed the life of our son. Our son Matthew wore thick eyeglasses and, since kids will be kids, his peers mocked him and teased him and made fun of him. Hence, […]

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  • March 13, 2008

    Mrs. Susan Fuller – Upland Terrace Elementary

    Several weeks ago my granddaughter Erica got engaged. After family, the first person she showed her ring to was her sixth grade teacher Susan Fuller. When Erica was in her class, she was also in resource for some extra help, especially math. At the end of the school year Erica received the Presidential Award for […]

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  • March 13, 2008

    Mrs. Kirstin Reed – Knowlton Elementary

    To Whom It May Concern: I would like to nominate Kirstin Reed, a 6th grade teacher at Knowlton Elementary, for your “Teacher Feature Award.” Two of my children have had the privilege of being taught by Mrs. Reed and they both have had an incredible 6th grade year. Within the first week of school my […]

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  • March 13, 2008

    Mrs. Shelly Fojtek – Tolman Elementary

    Dear KSL Teacher feature review committee, I would love to tell you about an amazing teacher that has influenced and enriched our students at Tolman Elementary. Her name: Shelly Fojtek who teaches sixth grade at Tolman Elementary. Mrs. Fojtek has an ability to bring a positive atmosphere in her classroom which is a catalyst for […]

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  • March 13, 2008

    Mr. Cal Wimmer – Greenwood Elementary

    Dear Teacher Feature Judges, We want to nominate our sixth grade teacher, Mr. Wimmer, for Teacher Feature. Some of the reasons we believe Mr. Wimmer should be chosen are: He believes in us. He gives us chances to be winners in lots of ways. He required the students in his class to enter something in […]

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  • March 13, 2008

    Mrs. Karen Anderson – Nebo School District

    I want to introduce you to a teacher named Karen Anderson. Karen has been teaching for 25 years. Her kindness and warm smile have brightened the day of hundreds of children. Most of her teaching years were spent in the first grade. Karen loves to teach others to read and there are many individuals who […]

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  • March 13, 2008

    Mr. John Madsen – Riverview Jr. High

    Dear Teacher Feature Judges, I want to nominate my son a 7th, 8th, 9thgrade choral teacher, Mr. Madsen, for Teacher Feature. Some of the reasons I believe Mr. Madsen should be chosen are: He is such a great teacher and he loves his students, respects them, disciplines them with understanding, expects the best from them […]

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  • February 6, 2008

    Ms. Juliana Seaman – Riverside Elementary

    Nominator: Steve Baldridge Riverside Elementary School The impact of a great teacher can be measured not in days or weeks, but in years, and even over an entire lifetime. The many hundreds of students who have passed through Ms. Seaman’s classroom throughout the years can all attest to the huge impact she has had on […]

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  • January 17, 2008

    Mr. Gary Moser – Legacy Elementary

    Dear KSL Teacher Feature review committee, We strongly recommend Mr. Moser, a fourth-grade teacher at Legacy Elementary in American Fork, as a Teacher Feature award recipient based on his indelible impact on our son. Our son had experienced difficulties in school causing his self-esteem to plummet. He was critical of himself and especially sensitive to […]

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  • January 17, 2008

    Mr. Clay Petersen – Bryant Middle School

    While driving me home from a date one evening, my soon-to-be husband suddenly pulled the car off to the side of the road and turned off the engine. Surprised, I turned to look at him. He told me that he needed to ask me an important question. His expression was serious as he then asked […]

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  • January 16, 2008

    Mrs. Michelle Parmer – East Layton Elementary

    I made a mistake on my other forms, I am only 8 years old. My name is Dylan Brown and I go to East Layton Elementary School and I have the best teacher ever. Mrs. Parmer is great. She cares about me and my class and is very smart. She teaches science really well and […]

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  • January 16, 2008

    Mrs. Sheryl Lundwall – Tooele High School

    Sheryl has been teaching for 17 years. She started teaching at South Davis Jr, where she taught Spanish and English. Early in her career she seemed to have a gift for working with at-risk students and ended up being one of their strongest advocates. At South Davis she gave up her preparation period to run […]

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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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