Sidney Teacher Award of Excellence Recipient
October 16, 2019
If you want to do something well, do what you enjoy. That is an apparent motto of Erin Meyer, 6th grade teacher at West Elementary School in Sidney that has earned her an Award of Excellence from the Nebraska Department of Education.
Meyer is one of four finalists for the Nebraska Teacher of the Year award.
Meyer says education has always been near her. From her days as an elementary school student, she felt drawn toward teaching and leading a class. She recalls as a student asking her teachers for extra homework pages. Those extra pages were part of her "lesson plan" for students at home...