2013 National Excellence in Teaching about Agriculture Award
Ms. Mary Kensok
Central Cass Schools, Casselton, North Dakota
Mary's hands-on, creative style of teaching cleverly connects abstract concepts with concrete understanding. Mary believes learning is about making connections, and agriculture is that vital area that connects our world – people, food, land and life. For over 25 years, Mary's commitment to incorporating agricultural literacy into learning has included countless activities and methods that weave agriculture into students' daily living.