Staff Spotlight videos seek to elevate the voices of Osseo Area Schools staff members who are living the district's mission and core values in innovative or compelling ways. Click the video links below to meet our featured staff members. 

2019-2020 School Year

Kori Brown, Jan Radder & Jessica Spurrell: 2020 Minnesota Teacher of the Year candidates

Peter Buller: Maple Grove music man

Demetria Poe: Teaching her scholars with passion

2018-2019 School Year

Lucas Staker: Minnesota Teacher of the Year semifinalist

Diana Bledsoe: Coming full circle

2017-2018 School Year

Pang Yang: Teacher and co-creator of Hmong for Native Speakers courses

Jaquinetta Mitchell & Lisa Thompson: Semifinalists for Minnesota Teacher of the Year 2018

John "JT" Turner: Passionate, personable Park Center Pirate

Amy Paton (and Clio): School counselor at Basswood and Garden City elementary schools

2016-2017 School Year

Breanna Blad & Dennis Loeks: Candidates for Minnesota Teacher of the Year 2017

Dante Williams: Recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce

Bobby Davis: A dedicated ambassador for Osseo Area Schools

Sandy Otto: How Twitter transformed her teaching journey