‘Rock’ Stars



Matheny teacher Stacy Lafargue was one of 24 teachers honored at the annual ‘Teachers Who Rock’ awards dinner held April 5 by Greater Media radio stations WDHA 105.5FM and WMTR 1250AM at Casa Bianca in Oak Ridge, NJ.  WMTR morning host and program director Chris Edwards presented Lafargue with her award, pointing out that she, “tries to make it just a little easier for her students to exist in the world each day.”

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From left, Stacy’s husband Josh Lafargue; Stacy; Stacy’s father Ed and his wife Emily.

According to the WMTR and WDHA websites, the Teachers Who Rock awards were created to celebrate “the valuable role educators play in our children’s lives.” The awards “recognize teachers who stand up and stand out and make an impact on the lives of their students.”