Each month the CRSD Snippets will highlight one of our dedicated employees. We will randomly draw a name so that every employee in the district has the opportunity to be recognized for his or her unique and essential role in providing a quality education in our rural environment. This month, we are pleased to present Ben Dolgner.
Name: Ben Dolgner
Birthday: March 14th
Role in the CRSD: Teacher
Primary Campus: Glennallen Junior High School
Where else have you taught? Little Diomede for 2 years and Stebbins for 5 years
Where are you originally from? Dalton, Wisconsin
Favorite Book/Author/TV Show: Burn Notice
Favorite Music Genre: Country
Favorite Place in Alaska: 54 mile, if you haven’t been there, it is way too hard to explain. Get out and buy a mountain sled.
Favorite Place Outside of Alaska: On a lake in Wisconsin, because it is relaxing.
Hobbies: Outdoor activities
Favorite Aspect of Teaching: I get to do my job and work with great kids.
One Interesting Thing About You That Might Be Surprising: I was the second grade checker champion in my school.
Favorite Beverage: Ice cold milk
Favorite Snack: Cheese curds
In One Sentence, What Advice Do You Have for Students? Come ready to work, learn, and grow.
Mr. Dolgner started working in the Copper River School District in 2012. He also serves as the athletic director for the Glennallen Schools, putting in many hours throughout the school year to support our student athletes and coaches. Send Ben an email, buy him a cold milk, and congratulate him on his recent marriage! Please take a moment to let Mr. Dolgner know how much we appreciate him serving students and families in the CRSD.