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Alumna wins top teaching award

By Northern Star Staff | November 25, 2013

Alumna Melissa Leisner, a seventh-grade English and reading teacher at Prairie Knolls Middle School in Elgin, has won the Milken National Educator Award, which includes a cash prize of $25,000.Since 1987, the Milken Family Foundation, co-founded by Michael...

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