top notch teacher

June Top Notch Teacher: Chris Schams

Music has the power to change lives, and that's the focus of an elementary school teacher from Northern Hills who has spent 23 years in the Onalaska School District.

August Top Notch Teacher: Dawson Strutt

Although his teaching career is coming to an end, the life long lessons and memories Dawson Strutt's students have created over the years will live on for many more to come.

April Top Notch Teacher

After almost four decades in the classroom, one local teacher hasn't lost the ability to keep kids engaged and excited about learning.

March Top Notch Teacher

After a lifetime of traveling and nearly 40 years of teaching a world language, La Crescent High School's Mrs. McDowell says there's no place she'd rather be than with her students.