Going above and beyond to ensure her students get the best education.
That's exactly what March's Golden Apple winner does at Wirt County High School.
Mrs. Deb Hartshorn is honored as March's Jan Dils Golden Apple Award winner.
Others say she has made her classroom a place of encouragement and style by showing her students that hard work, dedication, and doing your best makes for a better future.
She says her favorite part of teaching is seeing the pride her students have after completing a project.
Mrs. Hartshore says, "You set the expectation. And kids will typically rise to the occasion. Push them to be the best version of them and do that in a way that they understand and believe that it's for their own personal growth.