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updated 5:51 PM UTC, Dec 20, 2014

Rykken Named Wisconsin History Teacher of the Year

  • Written by Bob Gabrielson
  • Published in News

(5/15/14) Paul Rykken, a teacher at Black River Falls High School, has been named as the 2014 Wisconsin History Teacher of the Year by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, HISTORY and Preserve America. 

Rykken was chosen by a panel of teachers, administrators and academics from Wisconsin. He will receive a $1,000 award, certificate of recognition, an archive of books and historical resources which will be presented in his name to the school library and an invitation to attend a 2015 Gilder Lehrman Teacher Seminar.  Rykeen is now also a finalist for the National History Teacher of the Year Award. 

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