North Pole Elementary teacher named BP Teacher of the Year

Last evening BP announced their pick for the teacher of the year award and this year's winner was North Pole Elementary School's Ruth Segler.

Along with Segler 8 other teachers were recognized last evening for their contributions to the students and community for which they serve.

A banquet was held to honor the total of nine-teachers who received the prestigious teachers of excellence awards.

1st and 2nd grade teacher of the year Ruth Segler said it wasn't just about her, but the community and teachers she works with each day, "I think that it's an honor that is not just about me it's about all teachers and what we do in our communities and what we do in our classrooms."