COMMERCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Heather Deddeh is being recognized for her Excellence in Education.
"Her students adore her because she's kind, fun and a very dedicated teacher," says Jean Buller, Heather's nominator. “Parents request Heather, as they know their child will get an extraordinary teacher.”
“That right there is why I teach,” says Heather. “It's for those moments, in the hopes that I get a lot of those in a year, so...it makes me happy.”
Heather has received a $1,500 check from the Michigan Lottery, and her class at Clifford Smart Middle School will receive a $500 grant.
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