It was an honor to be with Wendy Otheim in Louisville today as she was awarded the Outstanding Administrator Of Special Education Award by her peers. Wendy is the SPED Director in Brookings, President Of The SDCASE group and a member of the SASD Executive Board. Congratulations!
It is an honor to ba a part of the process of selecting the SD Teacher Of The Year. It is always a tough choice to pick one from all the best. This year we honor Amanda Harris, a fourth grade teacher from the Endeavor Elementary School in Harrisburg. Congratulations Amanda
Rick Melmer is leading our Parent group Presidents and Vice-Presidents at our annual retreat. It is a short event but packed with great leadership nuggets. I appreciate everyone making the commitment to attend.