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Tue December 24, 2013
Sunburst Middle School's teachable moment
We recently told you that Sunburst Middle School recently won a $20-thousand-dollar technology grant. The prize was part of a national project by Samsung to raise student interest in science, technology, engineering and math.
Kim Bloch is a teacher in the school's gifted and talented program. Sunburst is a Class C school situated along north-central Montana's border with Canada; not far from the Port of Sweetgrass.
Bloch's husband is a local Customs officer. She was certified as a gifted and talented teacher in Georgia. In this interview with Edward O'Brien, Bloch says they love their life in Montana, but admit it was a bit of a transition when they first moved here: