TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – A local kindergarten teacher received high honors Monday.
Mrs. Sumner, a kindergarten teacher at DeVaney Elementary School has been named as the 2015 Vigo County School Corporation Teacher of the Year.
Sumner is described as a dedicated and innovative teacher that goes above and beyond of what is expected.
On top of being named Teacher of the Year, Sumner has received numerous other awards, including Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year, two-times taking home the Excellence in Education Award, and a recipient of the Vigo County Education Foundation Grant.