Milaca teacher, Pequot graduate among 33 Teacher of the Year semifinalists
Andrew Nelson, a band teacher in Milaca, is among 33 semifinalists for this year’s Minnesota Teacher of the Year honor.
Andrew Schwen, a 1998 Pequot Lakes High School graduate, is a semifinalist as well. Schwen teaches mathematics in Anoka-Hennepin. He is the son of Kent and Jodi Schwen of rural Brainerd.