SPOTLIGHT ON RETIRED TEACHERS: Teaching duo made impact locally and internationally

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Milt and Ann Troyer, of Kidron, are local educators who have kept busy in their retirement and have enjoyed traveling, volunteering, bird watching, gardening and more.

By JACQUI L. HERSHBERGER

DGKN correspondent

KIDRON  A dynamic teaching duo made an impact on students in Kidron and Dalton, and took their skills and passion for their jobs to other states – and the other side of the globe.

Ann and Milt Troyer, of Kidron, not only were educators for years, but they also traveled and volunteered for a variety of service projects, and had a bed and breakfast in Kidron.

In thinking back to her time as a teacher, Ann Troyer quoted American educator Marva Collins: “There is a brilliant child locked inside every student.”

“My challenge was to find the spark that made each child tick,” Troyer said.

Read the complete story in the Sept. 16, 2020 edition.

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