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Jody Emmerich works with preschoolers who have special needs and has been named Teacher of the Year in DL.

Emmerich goes 'above and beyond'

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She “goes above and beyond her job, she mentors new teachers, does targeted services after work, she voices for her students and wants what is best for all of them.  She gets emotionally involved with her work and her students and is truly an exception to her profession.”


And that’s only part of the reason Jody Emmerich was named Detroit Lakes Teacher of the Year, according to the statements made on her nomination.

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