OAK GROVE, La. (KNOE) Sixth grader Joby Clark nominated Nicky Lingo at Oak Grove Junior High School for the Hixson Ford Golden Apple Teacher of the Week award.
Joby wrote us KNOE a letter explaining how Ms. Lingo helps all of her students. She teaches math.
When asked why she became a teacher she said it was her love for children.
"I want them to succeed in life and have the best that they can have," said Lingo.
"I try to explain everything step by step and do what I can to help them."
If you'd like to nominate a teacher for the Golden Apple Award just click on the Golden Apple icon and send us an email explaining why the teacher is worthy of the honor.