By: Lanetra Bennett
November 7, 2013
Tallahassee, FL - It is that time again for WCTV to award another Super Teacher of the Month.
October's teacher of the month is Mari mary Kimbrel, a third grade teacher at Conley Elementary School.
Leon County County Schools Superintendent Jackie Pons joined the school principal and our WCTV representative in surprising Kimbrel in her classroom Thursday morning.
This is Kimbrel's eighth year teaching and her second at Conley.
Students from her class and others showered her today with hand-written cards and hugs.
Kimbrel says, "What an honor and a priveledge it is to be a teacher at Conley Elementary Schoot at Southwood. Our students are amazing, they put forh their best effor on a daily basis. Their motivation to learn is truly inspirational to me."
This is WCTV's 20th presentation.
Kimbrel gets a trophy, free oil change, and gift cards from a variety of sponsors.
To make your nominations for November's Teacher of Month, go to the "Teacher of the Month" tab on our homepage.
WCTV Eyewitness News
Congratulations to WCTV's October Teacher of the Month, Mari Kimbrel!
Mari is a third grade teacher at Conley Elementary in Southwood.
She was surprised this morning with a gathering with the principal at 8:45, as well as a presentation in her honor.
WCTV had a reporter at the celebration and will bring you more on this superstar teacher later!