Giroux Pappas Recognizes Katelyn Mitteer from The International Language Academy of Pontiac as November’s Outstanding Educator
Giroux Pappas Trial Attorneys, a personal injury law firm serving clients in Michigan is pleased to announce the Exceptional Educator for November is first grade teacher Katelyn Mitter of The International Language Academy, Pontiac School District (ILA). The school will receive $1000 from Giroux Pappas in her honor.
Bob Giroux, Attorney, and Founding Partner expressed, “Recognizing teachers from diverse educational institutions aligns with our values. Mrs. Mitteer’s dedication to nurturing young minds in a bilingual setting at ILA resonated with us. Her warmth and dedication to preserving cultural identities impressed us.” For over a decade, Mrs. Mitteer has passionately served her students at the International Language Academy and the Pontiac community, offering care, personalized attention, and an unwaveringly optimistic approach to education. Her positive influence extends beyond her classroom, leaving a lasting impact on her students and peers.
About The International Language Academy
The International Language Academy promotes leadership skills by preparing students to be global learners through dual language immersion and rich cultural experiences. At ILA, students are immersed in daily cultural experiences which foster a celebration of diversity and community involvement. As a community, they uphold high expectations for academics, attendance, and character development.
Giroux Pappas created the Exceptional Educator Program and partners with WXYZ to gather nominations for educators in the area that go above and beyond for their students. Giroux Pappas launched the program in January 2022 to give back to the community it serves and has recognized and donated to a teacher each month.
To nominate a teacher who inspires their students and goes out of their way, visit the Exceptional Educator page on the Giroux Pappas Trial Attorneys’ website.