Duluth East Teacher Laura LaFontaine Receives Greg Irons Award
The Duluth Public School announced the 2019 recipient of the Greg Irons Award. Laura LaFontaine is being recognized this year for her outstanding work. The award goes yearly to a teacher that recognizes the worth of every student and the potential of what they can achieve.
The award is named after Greg Irons, a former Duluth science teacher who was known for his devotion to teaching and providing all students opportunities to succeed. He died tragically in a hunting accident in 1989. The award was created to honor his legacy.
Teachers and Students can receive the award, which comes with $500. You can nominate students or staff through the Duluth Superior Community Foundation.
Congratulations to Laura Fontaine on continuing the legacy of serving the students and community!