Lindbergh teacher of the year named regional teacher of the year


Lindbergh Schools 2022 Teacher of the Year Kristina Kohl, above center, was named one of 10 Missouri Regional Teachers of the Year for the St. Louis area July 5. The honor qualifies Kohl to apply for the 2022 Missouri State Teacher of the Year award which is announced in August. Kohl is a sixth-grade English language arts teacher at Truman Middle School, serves on the district’s Inclusion, Equity and Diversity Committee and also coaches the Ultimate Frisbee Club at Lindbergh High School. Kohl started her teaching career at Truman Middle in 2018. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in English from Truman State University, and also holds a Master of Arts in English education and a Master of Arts in gifted education, both from Truman State.