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When Ann Scharfenberg opened an e-mail from the Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies, she thought it would be about her application to present at a convention -- instead it was a letter announcing she was selected as social studies teacher of the year.


"I was shocked," she said.

Scharfenberg, who has taught at New Richmond High School since 1994, knew she was being nominated for the award, but didn't think she had a chance.

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Jackie Grumish
Jackie Grumish has been a reporter with the New Richmond News since 2008. She holds degrees in journalism and fine art from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Ill. Before coming to New Richmond, Jackie worked as the city government reporter at a daily newspaper in Aberdeen, S.D. 
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