Brusly High School teacher wins DOE teacher of the year
BATON ROUGE - The Louisiana Department of Education named Brusly High School English teacher Kimberly Eckert 2018 State Teacher of the Year.
She was given the award at the 11th annual Excellence Awards Gala.
According to a news release, Eckert has been teaching for nine years in various roles. In her career, she has received multiple accolades including her district's Teacher of the Year for her work at Port Allen Middle School.
Eckert secured grants and spoken at conferences on integrating technology for struggling learners.