Oologah teacher honored as a ' star' teacher

Wednesday, September 29th 2004, 10:53 am
By: News On 6

A Rogers County teacher received a national honor Wednesday.

Oologah 1st grade teacher Patti Berkley was recognized as a No Child Left Behind American Star of Teaching.

American Stars is a national program that recognizes outstanding teachers. Patti Berkley: "You guys make it, I have the best time at my job, share my award with you."

The program is part of the US Department of Education teacher-to-teacher initiative, which also includes teacher training.