Williamston Teacher Nominated for Michigan Teacher of the Year
Williamston Middle School teacher Mr. Jon Gere has been nominated for the Michigan Teacher of the Year award. Mr. Gere teaches STEAM related courses and visual arts. He has been instrumental with implementing the District's STEAM initiative at the middle school. He has also been one of the leading planners for the WCS Arts Showcase, an event that attracted over 1,000 visitors last spring. Mr. Gere follows in a tradition of WCS teachers competing for this prestigious honor, including Mr. Ray Herek, who was a finalist in 2016 and Mr. Dan Schab, who was named Michigan's Teacher of the Year in 2006.