Manistique teacher honored

MANISTIQUE – After months of competition, Edith Erickson, a third-grade teacher at St. Francis de Sales Catholic School in Manistique, has won the Discovery Education Award in the Discovery Education Fall 2012 REMC Usage Drive. In the process, Erickson found success by implementing the Discovery Education Science Techbook with the students. In addition, she also took the extra time to report all of her activity.

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