Teacher Honored As Innovative Educator

A Barren County teacher is honored as one of the nation's most innovative educators.

Sue Prieskorn, a Physical Education Teacher at Barren County High School was recognized in the 2007 ING Unsung Hero's Awards Program.

Prieskorn implemented the "Feeling Good Looking Great Program," which encourages students to participate in lifetime fitness, improve their self-esteem, body image and deter obesity.

Prieskorn was one of 100 winners who received a $2,000 award to help fund her idea.

Prieskorn will now compete with other winners for one of the top three prizes.

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