By Paul Schmitt
Becky Thoma, a St. Peters Lutheran School kindergarten teacher from Sturgeon Bay, was named the National Teacher of the Month for March by Arts Attack. Thoma who says she was honored by the award shares what she looks forward to in and outside the classroom.
Thoma graduated from Manitowoc Lutheran High School and Martin Luther College in Minnesota before first teaching in the inner-city of Chicago for two years before moving to Appleton to start a family. She then moved to Sturgeon Bay where she started teaching kindergarten at St. Peters in 2006. Arts Attack recognizes elementary and middle school teachers nationwide monthly for exemplifying an online curriculum while exhibiting out-of-the-box thinking with art techniques.