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Award Notification:  Lindsay Frevert (NJ '16)

Featured in this video:  Lindsay Frevert (NJ '16)
Somerville, NJ   |    Oct 20, 2016
Van Derveer Elementary School

Lindsay Frevert Wins Milken Award for New Jersey

It's an exciting day at Van Derveer Elementary School: Students and staff are wearing the school colors, the chorus sings, and everyone is excited to meet Kimberley Harrington, acting commissioner of the New Jersey Department of Education, and Somerville Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Timothy J. Purnell. But why are they here? The mystery is revealed when Harrington introduces Dr. Jane Foley, senior vice president of the Milken Educator Awards, who surprises second-grade teacher Lindsay Frevert with the district's first Milken Educator Award and $25,000. Watch the video to share Frevert's career-changing moment.

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  • Congratulations Lindsay !!

    Posted by Sue Ronca, 20/10/2016 2:52pm (5 years ago)

  • Congratulations! You are so deserving of this award! The children are blessed to have you!

    Posted by Tru mckenna, 20/10/2016 2:50pm (5 years ago)

  • Congrates wish many more

    Posted by Pranaya, 20/10/2016 2:27pm (5 years ago)

  • Whoa! Quite an accomplishment, well deserved! Congratulations Lindsay!

    Posted by Lorraine J DeGrande, 20/10/2016 1:50pm (5 years ago)

  • I am so fortunate to work with this kind, caring and capable educator! Lindsay Frevert was born to teach and is so deserving of this award! She is a true gem!!

    Posted by Patty Willenbrock , 20/10/2016 1:50pm (5 years ago)

  • Congratulations! Well deserved honor! Way to go Somerville Girl!

    Posted by Georgette Boulegeris, 20/10/2016 1:33pm (5 years ago)

  • Very well deserved!!!

    Posted by Dana Stoker-Joned, 20/10/2016 12:56pm (5 years ago)

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