This week's MEA Golden Apple Award winner couldn't have a more appropriate name.
She is Ridgecrest Elementary third grade teacher Helen Golden.
Ms. Golden is a 9-year teaching veteran who was nominated by parent Lakeitha Word.Word told us that she is amazed at how Ms. Golden is getting her students to learn.
Golden says she has enjoyed working at Ridgecrest and is honored to win the award.
Congratulations again to teacher Helen Golden, this week's MEA Federal Credit Union Golden Apple Award winner.
Anyone can nominate their teacher for a Golden Apple by filling out a nominating form on our website.
You can tune in to see if your favorite teacher has been selected every Wednesday on Evening Edition and Nightwatch during the school year.