Lacie Hansen named 2019 Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award winner.

Lacie Hansen named 2019 Alice Buffett Outstanding Teacher Award winner.

Omaha – The April 25 edition of the Omaha World-Herald announced the 2019 Alice Buffet Outstanding Teacher Award winners. 15 teachers from Omaha Public Schools were chosen including Peru State alum Lacie Hansen.

Hansen is a language arts teacher at Norris Middle School. She has worked at OPS for twelve years.

The World-Herald carried this quote from a colleague, “Ms. Hansen has the rare ability to know how to work with individual students and make them feel safe, supported, and confident in her classroom. She uses a variety of engagement strategies and works diligently to build relationships with her students.”

Hansen earned her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction in 2008. Previously she had earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Las Vegas.

Hansen has a sweet nose ring.

Lacie Hansen. Photo courtesy of the Omaha World-Herald.

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