TDS Telecom to award ‘Most Valuable Educator’ with Green Bay Packers prize package

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS®) is launching an initiative to honor an outstanding Wisconsin educator with a Green Bay Packers prize package that includes game tickets and a classroom visit to Lambeau Field.

TDS’ Most Valuable Educator award honors a person working in Wisconsin schools who is making a difference in the lives of students and their community. The winner will receive four tickets to the Dec. 17 Green Bay Packers game against Tampa Bay.

In addition, the winner will get the opportunity to take a group of students to Lambeau Field to tour the stadium and meet with a Packers alum.

“TDS proudly supports schools throughout our service area with a variety of sponsorships and donations. We’re excited to honor our first Most Valuable Educator and shine a spotlight on educators’ tireless work to help students achieve and make our communities a better place,” said Dawn Nowakowski, TDS Manager of Regional Field Marketing.

Nominees must reside in a TDS community in Wisconsin. A full list of the more than 150 Wisconsin communities TDS serves can be found at

To nominate a teacher, aide, administrator, or other school staff member, visit Nominators can describe why the educator deserves the award, as well as what a Packers prize package would mean for them. The deadline to submit a nomination is Friday, Nov. 3.

Madison-based TDS has served Wisconsin for nearly 55 years. The company is constructing high-speed fiber internet networks in nearly every corner of the state, including Green Bay, Appleton, Eau Claire, Onalaska, Janesville, and many other communities.

Media Contact: Mark Schaaf | Associate Manager - Communications | TDS Telecom | 414-326-3588 |  

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS Telecom/TDS®) delivers high-speed internet, TV entertainment, and phone services to a mix of small to mid-sized urban, suburban and rural communities throughout the U.S. With 1.2 million connections, TDS is a rapidly growing technology company. Powered by fiber-optics and new industry-leading technologies, TDS delivers up to 8 Gigabit internet speeds and offers internet-protocol based TV entertainment solutions along with traditional phone services. TDS also offers businesses VoIP advanced communications solutions, dedicated internet service, data networking, and hosted-managed services. Visit

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 3,400 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS]. Founded in 1969, Telephone and Data Systems provides wireless, broadband, video and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6 million connections nationwide through its businesses: UScellular, TDS Telecom, and OneNeck IT Solutions. Visit

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