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Auburn educator is Illinois Teacher of the Year finalist

9/9/2014

​​Lynne Olson, who teaches instrumental music at Auburn High School, is one of 12 finalists for the 2015 Illinois Teacher of the Year. 

​Ms. Olson earned an "Award of Excellence" in the Those Who Excel program; teachers earning the "excellence" rating are finalists for Teacher of the Year. The state's top teacher will be named Oct. 25 during the Those Who Excel banquet in October.

​Ms. Olson was also recently featured in the Rockford Public Schools blog on rrstar.com.​