5th-grade teacher wins vacation through ‘Thank a Teacher’ program

5th-grade teacher wins vacation through ‘Thank a Teacher’ program
Laura Callahan won a vacation from the Virginia Lottery. (Source: Virginia Lottery)

CAROLINE, Va. (WWBT) - A fifth-grade teacher in Caroline County won a free vacation from the Virginia Lottery.

The Thank a Teacher campaign sent thousands of teachers across the commonwealth a thank you note with a code inside to enter for a Virginia-themed vacation.

Laura Callahan, a fifth-grade teacher at Lewis and Clarke Elementary won a four-day, three-night vacation through the program. The choices are are a mountain lovers trip or a wine lovers trip.

Laura Callahan won a vacation from the Virginia Lottery.
Laura Callahan won a vacation from the Virginia Lottery. (Source: Virginia Lottery)

More than 50,000 thank you notes were set to teachers earlier this month and contained artwork by three students who won the Thank a Teacher Art Contest.

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