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(from left) Tiffany Wooten, adaptive special education teacher at Stewart Elementary, and Kelly Heizman, South High School English teacher.

August 27, 2014 11:22 am
The Salina USD 305 School District honored its teachers of the year Tuesday evening. According to the district, Tiffany Wooten, adaptive special education teacher at Stewart Elementary, and Kelly Heizman, South High School English teacher, have been selected as USD 305 Teachers of the Year. They were honored by the Salina Board of Education. As part ...


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