Excellence in Education

  • Golden Apple: John Wenning - 04/2009

    Wednesday, Oct 28 at 5:58 PM

    He loves kids... he loves being a mentor... and he loves giving his students someone to look up to. John Wenning is the recipient of this month's "golden apple award.

  • Golden Apple: John Houser - 03/2009

    Some of his students say he's like the "energizer bunny" - he just keeps going and going... and they love him for it. Jennifer Blomquist honors Snider's John Houser with the "Golden Apple award.

  • Golden Apple: Samantha Newhard - 02/2009

    An elementary school teacher in Angola is busy both in and out of the classroom, spending a lot of time after school helping the Girl Scouts.

  • Golden Apple: Cathy Zeigler - 01/2009

    A standing ovation and thunderous applause... and tears from teacher Cathy Zeigler after learning she'd won the award. " I don't know how to explain what a joy it is to come to work every day.

  • Golden Apple: Mike Ellinger - 10/2008

  • Golden Apple: Connie McGowin - 05/2008

    When I was in the second grade, my teacher always had a smile on her face and made learning fun. She has always had a real interest in what I do and has followed me throughout my days at Canterbury.

  • Golden Apple: Marcia Cox - 04/2008

    The "Golden Apple Award" this month takes us to Kendallville Middle School where years after the fact, a former student attributes her current successes in life to her eighth grade teacher.

  • Golden Apple: Cindy Fiedler - 03/2008

    A New Haven High School teacher helps students from far away places feel right at home in her classroom.

  • Golden Apple: Linda McKibbon - 02/2008

    A Fort Wayne preschool teacher doesn't have any children of her own but she's been like a mom to hundreds of little ones over the years.

  • Golden Apple: Deb Frisinger - 01/2008

    This months Golden Apple winner has been giving young children their willingness to lean for over 17 year.