Amanda Gislason, McKinley's Art Specialist, was named Owatonna's 2017 Teacher of the Year this week at the Owatonna Education Association Banquet. Amanda is an integral part of our staff - with her work to develop STEM programming, as well as art integration into all K-5 classrooms.
Click here to access a story on Amanda's award: http://www.southernminn.com/owatonna_peoples_press/news/article_8f2d0b67-6a59-5982-8859-f37f97296a5b.html
Jen Koziolek, Kindergarten Teacher, was a finalist for the award.
We are very proud of both Amanda and Jen! We are lucky to have such passion and talent at McKinley!