Linda Holzwarth, a teacher at Portage West Middle School, got the surprise of her life Wednesday.  The video will make your eyes water.
According to Mlive,

Linda Holzwarth, a teacher for 19 years at Portage West Middle School, was named the Michigan Lottery’s 2017 Educator of The Year. She was selected from 34 teachers who were nominated for the honor and who had each been named a Teacher of The Week during the school year.

The award from presented by Michigan State head basketball coach Tom Izzo.