Congratulations to Maya Minske, our March 2021 Rising Star!
Maya was nominated by Cathy Fugleberg and Briana Smith:
"We would like to nominate Maya Minske as the next Rising Star. Maya is a 5th grade student at Karen Western Elementary School in Ralston, Nebraska. As a remote learner this year, Maya is an ace with technology. She understands all the components of ZOOM to best meet her needs as well as the needs of other classmates. It is not unusual for Maya to assist the adults in the ZOOM room to solve technology problems. Maya is an excellent leader in her classroom. Her daily participation during class discussions encourages her classmates to also take an active role in their education. This rising star always gives 100%. Maya loves to read and is a very creative writer. Her curious mind and her strong language skills have earned her a spot in the High Ability Classroom at Ralston. Maya is a rising star. She is shining bright each and every day in her 5th grade classroom."