Congratulations to Connie Ferris, FACS Teacher in Osakis, MN on being named the MN Veteran of Foreign Wars Teacher of the Year! This award recognizes classroom teachers for promoting citizenship education. Some of the outstanding service learning activities that Connie incorporates in her classes are the Quilts of Valor and sewing adaptive pants for wounded soldiers. To read more about this caring and innovative teacher go to www.theosakisreview.com/event/article/id/8454/ Your FACS colleagues send their sincere thanks to you Connie for your dedication to your students and community!
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