Mounds View Schools teachers honored
Mounds View Public Schools’ Julie Hartinger, math teacher at Edgewood Middle School, and Simone Haugen, fifth grade teacher at Turtle Lake Elementary, were recognized as TIES Exceptional Teachers at the TIES 2012 Education Technology Conference at the Minneapolis Hyatt Regency on Dec. 11. They were among 82 teachers from 43 districts.
The teachers were chosen by their superintendents for the TIES Exceptional Teacher award, which recognizes teachers who model the best practices in their classroom and engage students in learning. Besides being recognized at the conference, each teacher is featured in the TIES Exceptional Teachers publication and received a certificate.
School districts participating in the TIES Exceptional Teacher award program are members of TIES, an education technology consortium of 47 Minnesota school districts.