The Michigan Lottery has played a big role in funding education in our state, which is why it has teamed up with MSU Men's Basketball Coach, Tom Izzo, and FOX 47 News to recognize excellent educators state-wide.
Julie Raynor, Speech Pathologist at Reeths-Puffer High School in Muskegon is this week's Michigan Lottery Excellence in Education award winner.
Julie was recognized with a $500 check from the Michigan Lottery and her class will receive a $500 grant! She will use the grant money to help kids become the best communicators possible.
The Excellence in Education award is sponsored by the Michigan Lottery, proud to provide nearly 19 billion dollars to support public education over the past 40 years.