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Macomb County Educator Wins Excellence in Education Award from the Michigan Lottery

Posted at 9:16 AM, Dec 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-08 19:20:10-05

LANSING, Mich. – A Macomb County educator known for inspiring excellence in students and colleagues and for her leadership in expanding the use of educational technology has been honored with an Excellence in Education award from the Michigan Lottery.

The award winner, Kimberly Keith, is a curriculum consultant with the Fraser Public Schools. Keith previously was a teacher at Salk Elementary, which is part of the Fraser Public Schools district.

The Michigan Lottery established the Excellence in Education award program in 2014 to recognize outstanding public school educators across the state during the school year.

Winners of the weekly award receive a plaque, a $500 cash prize, and a $500 grant to their classroom, school or school district.  One of the weekly winners will be selected as the Educator of the Year and will receive a $10,000 cash prize.