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School’s Partners in Education Banquet and Recognition Program on May 5

April 19, 2016

As a special thank you to the many PK-12 school professionals who open their classrooms to provide field experiences for UW-Madison student teachers and practicum students, the School of Education is hosting its annual Partners in Education Banquet and Recognition Program on Thursday, May 5.

Partners in EducationThe celebration runs from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Pyle Center’s Alumni Lounge. The reception opens at 5:30 p.m. with a cash bar, dinner is served at 6:30 p.m. and remarks from Dean Diana Hess will kick off the recognition program at 7:30 p.m.

Register for the event by Thursday, April 28.

Congratulations to our 2016 award winners:

Rockwell Award for Outstanding Cooperating Teachers

Mary Birmingham, Wright Middle School, Madison Metropolitan School District (MMSD)

Kate Greenfield, Schenk Elementary, MMSD

Kathy Oker, Wingra School

Sue Tuecke, Verona Area School District

Commitment to Field Experience

Sue Tuecke, Verona Area School District

Lois Gadd Nemec Elementary Education Alumni Award

Elizabeth Schnell, Sun Prairie Area School District

Robert & Carroll Heideman Secondary Education Alumni Award

Sherry Lucille, Memorial High School, MMSD

Distinguished Service Award

Ricki Benton, UW-Madison School of Education Field Experience