Goldendale Middle School teacher and FFA advisor Randi Krieg was honored last week in a recent Teacher of the Week program.

Randi Krieg, Goldendale Middle School agriscience teacher and FFA advisor, was honored as one of 24 teachers in the 2020 WSECU (Washington State Employees Credit Union) Teacher of the Week Program. She was nominated for her work with students inside and outside of her classroom.

The nomination sited her work getting students involved in the community soup kitchen, collecting socks and gloves for community members in need, purchasing gloves for elementary students, hosting an educational coloring contest for a Thanksgiving dinner, and distributing family fun at home kits to 75 families in the community. 

Krieg was honored during a virtual celebration with all of the selected Teachers of the Week on Sunday, Jan. 31, with Mariners broadcaster Rick Rizzs. She received a crystal award as well as a $500 classroom grant and $500 school grant, courtesy of WSECU.