A Brooklyn Park educator has been named the state’s Education Support Professional of the Year.
The award, which comes from Education Minnesota, was given to Cindy Brose, a paraprofessional who works with special needs youth at Edgewood Education Center. She has worked with special needs kids for 21 years in various roles, according to Education Minnesota.
A public visitation has been scheduled for Billee Weaver from 6-11 p.m. Friday at Gichitwaa Kateri Catholic Church in Minneapolis. A funeral will be held on the White Earth Reservation at a later date.