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Dierzen teacher is Star 105.5/Home State Bank Teacher of the Month

Radio station Star 105.5, in cooperation with Home State Bank, sponsors a Teacher of thePreK teacher Lori Tillman with a student Month program to honor outstanding teachers in McHenry County.  Congratulations to PreK teacher Mrs. Lori Tillman, who was named the March recipient of the award.

Lori was nominated by the parents of a PreK student, who, in their nomination letter wrote that even during remote learning, Lori has had a very special way of connecting to her students, and noted her exceptional level of “grace and patience.”  The nomination cited a number of times that Lori has gone “above and beyond” to serve her students, concluding with, “Ms. Lori has definitely brought a sense of normalcy for our son during this pandemic and has helped keep learning fun!! THANK YOU!!”

Lori received a recognition certificate from Star 105.5 and a check for $100 from Home State Bank.  Congratulations, Ms. Lori!  We’re proud of you, and grateful to have you as part of our Verda Dierzen family.