State Senator Mary Lazich (R-New Berlin) represents parts of four counties: Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, and Walworth. Her Senate District 28 includes New Berlin, Franklin, Greendale, Hales Corners, Muskego, Waterford, Big Bend, the town of Vernon and parts of Greenfield, East Troy, and Mukwonago. Senator Lazich has been in the Legislature for more than a decade. She considers herself a tireless crusader for lower taxes, reduced spending and smaller government.
East Troy High School English teacher Claudia Felske has been named Wisconsin High School Teacher of the Year by state Superintendent Tony Evers. The announcement was made during a special surprise ceremony at
A news release states, “Using music as a bridge to poetry, Felske has her students analyze popular songs to tease out layers of meaning in the lyrics with the goal moving even reluctant learners to use interpretive skills independently. She revamped the entire sophomore English term paper unit to make it more meaningful to students and correct historic learning and performance problems.”
Congratulations to Claudia Felske for this prestigious honor! You can read more about it here.