Madison (WKOW) -- From WI Dept. of Public Instruction: State Superintendent Elizabeth Burmaster recognized 10 individuals and one association for the contributions they make to public education in Wisconsin.
Burmaster presented her 2008 Friends of Education awards during her state of education address Thursday at the Capitol.
"These Friends of Education are devoted to education, community, and opportunity. They understand that the long-term economic security and quality of life for Wisconsin and our nation depends on how we educate today's elementary and secondary students," she said.
Burmaster presented awards to: