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Excellence In Education 3/15/16: Janet Frye

Posted at 6:16 PM, Mar 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-16 10:27:08-04

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.

Janet Frye, Teacher at Erie Elementary School in Macomb, is this week's Michigan Lottery Excellence in Education Award Winner. Janet says she has 500 students are are really going to enjoy some extra art materials.

Janet was recognized with a $500 check from the Michigan Lottery and her class will receive a $500 grant!

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.