Fifth-grade students at Schwegler School surround teacher Debby Cummings after they presented her with a balloon bouquet. This week Cummings was selected as the 2006 Lawrence Elementary Teacher of the Year.
Jane Rock, a teacher at Free State High School, is Lawrence's 2006 Secondary Teacher of the Year. Rock was joined Friday by, from left, daughter Elise, a FSHS senior, her husband, Randy Rock, behind Jane, and son Adam, a FSHS sophomore.
Jane Rock, left, Lawrence Free State High School family and consumer science teacher and department chairperson, visits with Spencer Lott, LFSHS student council president, center and Rock's daughter Elise, a FSHS senior, right, after Rock was presented the 2006 Secondary Teacher of the Year award. Lott was one of the people who nominated Rock for the award given to her Friday at LFSHS.