Five Osseo Area Schools educators were named candidates for the 2023 Minnesota Teacher of the Year award. In the next few months, semifinalists and finalists will be named from the pool of 131 candidates, with the Teacher of the Year being announced at the banquet in May.
Congratulations to the nominees:
- Lance Fredrickson, Oak View Elementary School
- Laurie Cox, Birch Grove Elementary School
- Jennifer Hairrell, Maple Grove Middle School
- Ryan Hennessey, Maple Grove Senior High School
- Melissa Engel, Maple Grove Middle School