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Thank A Teacher

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A pilot program called Thank Montana Teachers, is an initiative through Farmers Insurance.

It honors local Montana educators by allowing students to vote for the most influential teacher in their lives.

"We decided to choose Montana to pilot our program to thank teachers and next year we want to expand it nation wide," said Randy Rice of Farmers Insurance.

The program gives students the chance to vote for who they think is the most deserving teacher to win a $2,500 grant to be used for classroom educational tools.