Congratulations to all of the educators nominated. Here are this year's winners and honorable mentions:

Crystal Apple Recipients:
Kathy Hiteman, Kromrey Middle School (Middleton)
Kathryn Dabetic, Yahara Elementary School (DeForest)
Scott Anderson, Juda High Schol (Juda)
Laura Daugherty, Portage
Deb Janke / Ann Renn, Lomira/Baraboo

Honorable Mentions:
Michelle Kretschman, Rome Corners (Oregon)
Ryan Petersen, Deerfield High School
Nicole Quandt, Lindburg Elementary (Madison)
Sally Erck, Orchard Ridge (Madison)
Emily Auerbach, UW Odyssey program
Jenny Bynum, Lincoln Elementary (Janesville)
Lori Barker, St Maria Goretti (Madison)
Troy Talford, Sauk Prairie High School
Angela Fronek, Country View (Verona)
Eric Brehm, Wisconsin Dells High School

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Crystal Apple Awards

Updated: 05/31/2018 - As the school year comes to a close, NBC15 is once again honoring teachers through Crystal Apple Awards.

Updated: 05/11/2018 - Kathy Hiteman received a Crystal Apple Award for the love of science and Shakespeare that she shared with students over her 28 year career.

Updated: 05/10/2018 - Wednesday's Crystal Apple Award recipient works to make sure his students understand math.

Updated: 05/09/2018 - We honored not one, but two educators who made an impact on a student at Baraboo High School nearly two decades ago.

Updated: 05/09/2018 - Tuesday’s Crystal Apple Award recipient from Portage is still working, and at this point has no plans to call it quits.

Updated: 05/07/2018 - Mrs. Kate Dabetic has taught first or second grade for 18 years, but this year presented a new challenge.

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