COLUMBIA, La. - Heather Mareno wins Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week.
Courtesy: KNOE 8 News
Chloe Castner is in the 2nd grade and says she nominated Mareno because she's her favorite teacher.
"She's funny, but she also makes it easy to learn," says Castner.
Castner says it warms her heart to know that she's having an influence on her students.
"My kids are my everything," says Mareno. "They are my absolute everything."