The 28th Annual Montana Statehood Centennial Bell Award honoring the Montana History Teacher of the Year was held at the Capitol Rotunda on Wednesday.
Jodi Delaney of Helena was honored with the prestigious award.
Delaney is a Montessori teacher for fourth and fifth grade at Broadwater Elementary School in Helena.
At 10:40 a.m. Delaney joined her students in striking the Centennial Bell, the same time President Benjamin Harrison admitted Montana into the union by proclamation. Wednesday marks Montana’s 128th birthday. Read the full story from KTVH