HAMILTON, NJ -- The teachers at Hamilton's Klockner Elementary School were spotlighted on Monday during The Ellen Show, featured on nationally broadcast daytime talk show hosted by Ellen DeGeneres who praised the teachers for their dedication to students.
"You know what else I'm grateful for New Jersey. And, more specifically, the teachers in Hamilton, New Jersey. And, even more specifically, the teachers from Klockner elementary. These teachers go above and beyond for their students. On behalf of everyone in the world, we say thank you," said DeGeneres.
A group of the school's teachers appeared virtually on screen during the broadcast.
DeGeneres then kicked off her Day one of 12 days of giveaways with the day of goodies focused on fitness. The Klockner Elementary teachers, and the in-person and virtual studio audience, received a GoPro camera, a pickleball game, a muscle massager, and a row machine. Combined, the gifts are worth more than $4,000.