Dr. Maleyko & Mr. Lawera – Sept. 2020 @ Geer Park Elementary
While working at Salina Intermediate School, Mr. Lawera was involved in a Documentary Film Titled: You Are Welcome Here: Support For Immigrant Students in Dearborn, Michigan.
This short film was featured in the AFT’s American Educator Magazine in the Spring of 2020.
Additionally, this short film won a Michigan Emmy Award and a Telly Silver Award for Education in 2020.
Mr. Lawera is very proud of the his work that was done at Salina Intermediate over the past 10 years.
Currently, Mr. Lawera is working at Geer Park Elementary School in Dearborn, Michigan. He enjoys working with all the staff, students, parents and community members. Mr. Lawera is looking forward to a wonderful 20-21 school year.
You Are Welcome Here: Support for Immigrant Students in Dearborn, Michigan
Documentary Film: (Click on the link below to watch)
Awards and features:
- Michigan Emmy Award: Special Program About Societal Concerns, 2020
- Telly Silver Award for Education, 2020
This project is also featured in the AFT’s American Educator Spring 2020 edition.