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Ethics award for LP-A social worker -- honored for teaching kids about integrity

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Ethics. Character. Integrity. With all the emphasis on language, math, science and cultural diversity in today's grade school classes, the teaching of simple human values like these can often be overlooked.


Not so at Lake-Park Audubon Elementary School in Audubon. School district social worker Jennifer Heggestuen was honored Monday by the Center for Academic Excellence's WEM Foundation for her work in "promoting ethical practices and development" with the students at LP-A.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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