June 27, 2014 — Congratulations to high school business teacher Rob Amberger, and second-grade teacher Donna Scott for being named "Teachers of the Week" by Adirondack Broadcasting and TCT Federal Credit Union!
Along with radio announcements that have run on 100.3 FM, they also received a plaque, flowers and other gifts to recognize their commitment to students.
Mr. Amberger, who also serves as yearbook advisor, was described this way in his nomination: “Mr. Amberger provides the platform for his students to go above and beyond in life. His teaching also enables students to be problem solvers, not only in his class, but in all their classes. Mr. Amberger’s students think of him as a professional, consistent, devoted and exceptional educator.”
Mrs. Scott, who teaches at Kensington Road Elementary, was described this way in her nomination: “Mrs. Scott is supporting and loving to her students and wants them to feel successful in everything they do. She is warm and welcoming and starts every day with her students with a hug and a high five! The parents of her students appreciate all Mrs. Scott’s extra efforts in the classroom and the encouragement she gives them every day.”