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Dodge Elementary fourth-grade teacher wins Golden Apple Award

Dodge Elementary fourth-grade teacher wins Golden Apple Award      

KAKE Golden Apple Award Winner Susie Killgore Susie Killgore, a fourth-grade teacher at Dodge Literacy Magnet Elementary School, was recently surprised in her classroom with the Golden Apple Award from KAKE-TV. She was nominated for the award by the parent of a student. 

“Being nominated by a student and his family just solidifies for me that what I am doing in the classroom and the relationships that I am building with my students and their families, really does make a difference,” said Killgore. “It’s nice to be recognized for something that I truly love doing."                                                                                                     

The Golden Apple Award winners receive a Golden Apple trophy from Davis-Moore Autogroup and Meritrust Credit Union and $1,000 in school supplies from Project Teacher. The winner is featured on KAKE-TV’s Monday 5 p.m. newscast.

To nominate a teacher for the Golden Apple, click here