Geer Park Elementary School


March 2nd, 2021 – In Mrs. Gutierrez’s classroom
March 2nd, Mr. Lawera and Dr. Maleyko in Mrs. Gutierrez’s Classroom

Mr. Lawera talking with students in Mrs. Alhusaini’s classroom on March 2nd.

Dr. Maleyko & Mr. Lawera – Sept. 2020 @ Geer Park Elementary

Past Accomplishments:

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 21-22 school year.

Past Accomplishments:

You Are Welcome Here: Support for Immigrant Students in Dearborn, Michigan

Documentary Film: (Click on the link below to watch)–

Awards and features:

This project is also featured in the AFT’s American Educator Spring 2020 edition.

Title I Distinguished Award: Click on the above link to learn more info.

Congratulations on being nominated for the 2018 Title I Distinguished Schools Award.

Mr. Lawera’s Principal iblog from his tenure at Salina Intermediate. Learn more about Mr. Lawera and his accomplishments as a Principal: