St. Cloud Tech High School's Robert Boatz was the recipient of a Fox 9 Top Teacher award on Tuesday. Mr. Boatz attends almost every student concert and sporting event, giving students positive words of encouragement.
He coaches the St. Cloud Tech Math Team and has helped the team to be the best in the district for many years. He has a unique way of keeping students interested in AP Calculus with and "old school" teaching method, using hand-written worksheets, chalkboards, and the occasional projector.
As a Top Teacher winner, he will receive $900 from Royal Credit Union as well as a Fox 9 Top Teacher Glass Apple for his desk.