AUBURN – Sylvan Learning Center has announced the winner of the October Exceptional Teacher Award. Jen Marchant, a special education teacher at Montello Elementary School in Lewiston, was awarded $250 to be used toward school supplies for her classroom.

Sylvan rewards special teachers to encourage them to continue inspiring students. The grant is a one-time cash award to be used for classroom supplies. The grant is based on the uniqueness of a specific program or lesson or the expressed need for classroom materials that will support a specific lesson.

The Exceptional Teacher Award is open to all teachers in the greater Lewiston/Auburn area from October through May. Teachers must complete a brief application in which they describe how they would use the funds. Applications were delivered to schools in September. Teachers may contact Alicia Ouellette at 784-6801 to receive additional applications.


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.