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Education Students & Grads in the News

Our Graduates in the News:

Kaitlyn Czerwonka '14 and Leesa Potthoff '14

Kaitlyn and Leesa went to the Florida School for the Deaf and Blind in Jacksonville over spring break '15.  Their book writing adventure made the local news!  Watch and read here.

Molly Jackson '10

Molly Jackson was one of three people in the nation that received a grant for 500 books. 375 are tried and true and the rest she gets to pick out! She will use them in herThe Earlville Post classroom!  See Picture to right:

Alex Hartz '09

Alex's student nominated him for teacher of the week saying that she has "never seen a teacher do everything possible to help individuals gain a better understanding of a subject and his determination to have students succeed is why he is the perfect teacher for Teacher Of The Week."To see the full article click here.

Katie Duff '04

Katie is an 8th grade science teacher in Frankfort, IL.  She is one of 6 in the running for a chance to spend a month as a resident blogger for the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago!

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Kyle Severson '09

Kyle is choral director for Iroquois West High School in rural Illinois and his newly formed choir has been recognized by nationally known choral director Dr Rick Weymuth and asked to sing at the Lincoln Center in New York! He recounts his success as rooted in his Augustana education.To see the full article click here

Bryan Kett '08

Bryan is a science teacher at Main East High School in Park Ridge, IL, and was selected as WGN-TV's Teacher of the Month in September (2010), credits this early success to his high school teachers and Augustana professors who invested themselves in their classes and truly cared about him as an individual.

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