Nearly eight months after Dawn Ulmer's almost fatal car crash, she's
back teaching at Shiloh Christian School. Education Reporter TaTiana
Cash went to Shiloh to see how Dawn is adjusting to her first semester
Dawn Ulmer was in her first year of teaching at
Shiloh Christian School. On her way to a basketball game in Fort Yates,
she was involved in a head on car crash.
"I guess when everyone
kinda found out that it was Ms. Ulmer everyone was just kinida like, not
like, we were all balling and stuff at the game," says student London
After weeks in the hospital, undergoing several
surgeries and physical therapy, Shiloh Christian School hosted a benefit
in her honor.
"The Shiloh students came and they gave an
entire day to serve others. And when I rolled into that benefit, which
was one of my first real outings after the accident. It just left me
speechless to see all those students dressed up ready to serve people.
And they were doing that out of the goodness of their heart. I mean
where you do see that?" says Ulmer.
Ulmer continued to recover
over the summer and by the beginning of this school year, decided it was
time to go back to teaching again.
"I guess that just everyday is a gift and you just realize stuff happens unexpectedly like that," says student Quinn Wrigley.
would say one word that described it and that would be hope. Hope that
she could come back, she would recover," says Michael Kuehn.
says she ends everyday making sure that she has lived to the fullest,
gave back as much as she could and tried her best to set an example for
others to follow.
Ulmer says she still has more surgeries to
go and should technically still be resting instead of teaching. However,
she says she was so touched by all the support, she was determined to
go back to teaching.
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