1977-11-03 Teacher of Year - Jean Swanton
Oconomowoc Woman a Teacher of Year7 OCONOMOWOC — Jean Swanton, a mathematics teacher at Oconomowoc Junior High since 1949, has been named one of four Teachers of the Year in Wisconsin. She was nominated by the Oconomowoc district and chosen by a comni.ttee appointed by Barbara Thompson, state superintendent of public instruction. Mrs. Swanton was chosen to represent the state's middle school and Thompson’s office, the four teachers were “selected primarily on the basis of their ability to inspire love of learning in students of all backgrounds and abilities." Mrs. Swanton was de scribed by students and fellow teachers as having “high but fair standards in the classroom and in spiring students to fulfill their potential,’’ Thompson's office said The other Teachers of the Year are Diane Schlitz, a second grade teacher from Mequon; Mary Pechan, a high school teacher from Muscoda, and Sandra Ansfield, a speech and language clinician in Neenah. Schlitz was chosen to represent Wisconsin as nominee for National Teacher of the Year. Oconomowoc special education teacher Margaret Dahlquist was one of the four state award winners last year. junior high teachers, ac* cording to Thompson’s of- fice. Mrs. Swanton, her hus band Jim and her sons Scott and Randy, live at 35053 old Woods. According to It s a very special ( occasion—RCA s live- millionth XL-100 color TV To celebrate we re joining with RCA to bring you three new Special Edition models—the most fully featured, best performing XL-100 sets ever built. And at our special introductory prices, they're the greatest values in . . XL-100 history too'