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Iowa History Teacher of the Year

Kimberly Meller-Angus

Kimberly Meller-Angus


ANKENY, Iowa (June 28, 2018) - Northview Middle School teacher Kimberly Meller-Angus has been named 2018 Iowa History Teacher of the Year by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.


The award highlights the importance of history education by honoring exceptional American history teachers from elementary through high school.


Meller-Angus has been with the Ankeny school district since 2014.  She currently teaches ninth grade global studies and eighth grade U.S. studies.


The award honors one K-12 teacher from each state, the District of Columbia, Department of Defense schools and U.S. territories.  This fall, the National History Teacher of the Year will be selected from the pool of state winners.