Belanger Recognized for NH VFW Teacher Citizenship Award
WLC Social Studies teacher Marc Belanger has been honored with the Veterans of Foreign Wars Smart-Maher National Citizenship Education Teacher Award for the state of New Hampshire. With this distinction Mr. Belanger is one of fifty teachers nationwide nominated for the VFW’s National Citizenship Teacher Award. . A teacher at WLC for three years, Mr. Belanger’s course load includes US Government and Economics; Genocide and Holocaust Studies; American Military History; and Philosophy. Students in Mr. Belanger’s courses learn experientially as well as academically, attending town and school board meetings on a regular basis. A veteran himself, he brings a passion to citizenship education that communicates itself clearly to his students, and he will be speaking to the VFW’s Scholastic Banquet in Concord on January 19th.
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