Mankato East Teacher Wins The Golden Apple
Mankato East Teacher Wins The Golden Apple

Schlueter began his career as an at–risk teacher, he then moved to the special education department before beginning his current job as a social studies teacher where he has become known for a special teaching method.

Teacher At Nicollet Public School Wins Golden Apple
Teacher At Nicollet Public School Wins Golden Apple

Her upbeat energy keeps these first graders engaged.  During lessons, she cleverly coerces the class into concepts that are above their grade level. 

Nick Kruszalnicki
New Ulm Teacher Is A Golden Apple Recipient
New Ulm Teacher Is A Golden Apple Recipient

She does it all, from teaching 4th grade, to leading the robotics club, and even running the school's daily TV Newscast.

Nick Kruszalnicki
St. Peter Teacher Wins Golden Apple
St. Peter Teacher Wins Golden Apple

Hands on learning is something 4th grade teacher Matt Lewis has focused in on through his years in the classroom.  He believes students learn better when actually doing it themselves.

Ryan Sjoberg
Wells Teacher Wins Golden Apple
Wells Teacher Wins Golden Apple

This amazing teacher really puts herself into her students' shoes.  Her classes are energetic and she makes sure to meet all her students' needs.

Nick Kruszalnicki
Jefferson Elementary Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award
Jefferson Elementary Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

While she isn't new to teaching fifth grade, she is new to Mankato. This is her first year teaching at the school.

Le Sueur-Henderson History Teacher Receives Golden Apple
Le Sueur-Henderson History Teacher Receives Golden Apple

Along with teaching history, he was the school's head football coach for 27 years.

Nicollet Music Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award
Nicollet Music Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

Music teacher Michele Metzger has been teaching most of her high school band students for 13 of her 20 years at Nicollet Public Schools.

Truman, Minnesota Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award
Truman, Minnesota Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award

Tonight's Golden Apple award winner has us going to Truman, Minnesota. This kindergarten teacher has been laying the educational foundation for children at Truman Schools for the last 21 years.

Tom Clements
St. Clair Elementary's Martha Witte Wins Golden Apple Award
St. Clair Elementary's Martha Witte Wins Golden Apple Award

Martha Witte is in only her second year teaching at St. Clair Elementary, but she says the relationships she's already made makes it feel like it's been home for years.  

Sean Morawczynski
New Ulm Middle School Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award
New Ulm Middle School Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

Christine Kral  is a special education teacher at New Ulm Middle School, focusing on a variety of areas, especially social skills.

St. Paul Lutheran School School Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award
St. Paul Lutheran School School Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

Michael Kutch is the church's and school's music director, art, choir, and music teacher, and even helps with technology.

Maple River Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award
Maple River Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award

Brad Lawson is known for more than just being a teacher and coach, he is a role model for many of his students.

Faith Is In The Lesson Plan
Faith Is In The Lesson Plan

 At St. Peter Lutheran School you'll find a teacher who's love for her students goes far beyond scholastics.

Tom Clements
St. Mary's First-Grade Teacher Keeping Excitement For Learning Alive
St. Mary's First-Grade Teacher Keeping Excitement For Learning Alive

A first-grade teacher in Sleepy Eye has dedicated decades to make learning fun and active.

Golden Apple Award Winner Brings Fun, Inspiration and Science to the Classroom
Golden Apple Award Winner Brings Fun, Inspiration and Science to the Classroom

A local teacher is bringing science to a whole new level at Loyola Catholic Schools in Mankato.

Tom Clements
Trinity Lutheran Church & School Music Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award
Trinity Lutheran Church & School Music Teacher Receives Golden Apple Award

The recipient of this week's Golden Apple award has a song in her heart and she loves to share that gift of music with all for her students.

Tom Clements
Waterville Elementary Principal Wins Golden Apple Award
Waterville Elementary Principal Wins Golden Apple Award

For most students, going to the principal's office can be a scary thing... But at Waterville Elementary, it's something they look forward to. 

Loyola Catholic School Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award
Loyola Catholic School Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award

Third grade teacher at Loyola Catholic School in Mankato wins Golden Apple Award.

New Ulm Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award
New Ulm Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award

New Ulm third grade teacher Kris Hodapp receives the Golden Apple Award.

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Waterville Elementary Principal Wins Golden Apple Award
Waterville Elementary Principal Wins Golden Apple Award

For most students, going to the principal's office can be a scary thing... But at Waterville Elementary, it's something they look forward to. 

Loyola Catholic School Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award
Loyola Catholic School Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award

Third grade teacher at Loyola Catholic School in Mankato wins Golden Apple Award.

New Ulm Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award
New Ulm Teacher Wins Golden Apple Award

New Ulm third grade teacher Kris Hodapp receives the Golden Apple Award.

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