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A look back at the 2018 Teacher of the Year

If you ask one of Samantha Liptac’s fourth-grade students what a mistake is, they will likely respond with one of her favorite mottos, “Mistakes are proof you are trying.”

Liptac prominently displays the phrase in her classroom throughout the school year. She uses it to remind students it is okay to make mistakes, especially when they learn from them.

But it certainly was no mistake Liptac was selected as the 2018 Tooele County School District Teacher of the Year.
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Leadership Matters - Graduation

As the school year comes to an end, there is one group of students trying to find the happy medium between the euphoric feeling of having completed their formative school years and the often hopeful anxiety, or sometimes puzzling angst, of imagining where their next steps will take them. These intrepid students are our prospective graduates.
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Guest Teacher of the Winter Season - Mary Vonk

TCSD asked our teachers and staff to nominate a guest teacher who they felt deserved the recognition of "Guest Teacher of the Season."
Mary Vonk was selected and is being recognized for her exceptional dedication, positive attitude and outstanding work ethic serving the students and staff of TCSD.
Congratulations to all those honored and thank you for your example of excellence.
Honorable mentions are: Amanda Banister, Ali Bentley, Nickole Brown, Arianne Christopherson, Carolee Colovich, Danelle Freeman, Amber Giles, Michelle Garbett, Debbie Larson, Sheri Lehman, Heather Loader, Cheryl Morgan, James Nolen, Ester Phelts, Rachelle Smith, Geralynn Somner, Kira Knudsen Thygerson, Tammy Wadsworth, and Patsy Walker.
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Leadership Matters - Volunteers Are Essential

In the Merriam-Webster dictionary, volunteer is defined both as a noun and a verb. As a noun, a volunteer is “a person who voluntarily undertakes or expresses a willingness to undertake a service.” As a verb, volunteer can be, “to offer or bestow voluntarily.” As we celebrate National Volunteer Week from April 7-13, I’d like to offer my thanks to the many wonderful people who volunteer in our local schools throughout the year.
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