The 2020 Excellence in Education Awards. Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce photo

KAUKAUNA — The Fox Cities Chamber of Commerce is once again honoring local educators with its Excellence in Education Shining Star Awards program.

The award is an all-inclusive recognition of the outstanding achievements of K-16 educators in the Fox Cities region.

A skilled workforce of tomorrow relies on high-quality education today, and this event acknowledges and celebrates the unparalleled contributions of educators working and shining in Fox Cities’ schools, colleges, universities, and other educational settings.

The event returns as an in-person celebration in 2022 after awardees were honored at a virtual ceremony a year ago.

This year’s award celebration is set for Tuesday, April 5, 2022.

Online nominations are being accepted in eight categories, now through Feb. 25.


Karla Miller-Flynn of Kaukauna High School was named the 2021 Educator of the Year.

Anita Koenig, Electa Quinney School, Kaukauna, was the 2021 The Excellence in Special Education Award recipient.



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