Terrific Teacher: Appleton teacher teams up with area schools to win

Published 06/14 2011 07:00PM

Updated 08/01 2013 11:24AM

This month's Terrific Teacher brings four Appleton area school together to collect big money through a contest run by Kohl's Department Stores. Ferber Elementary art teacher Jessica Hartjes came up with a brilliant idea to team up with other school to have combined winning power. The competition is run through Facebook. The Appleton school group is asking for people to vote five times for each school. The contest will award 20 school nationwide with $500,000 from Kohls. Hartjes brought four schools together for combined winning power. She says is they win, she hopes for projectors in every classroom and that arts are funded. Hilary Golston has all the details in this month's Terrific Teacher.

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