Mahomet Seymour

For Brian Bajer, the career search was an easy one. The former Southern Illinois baseball player never considered another profession.

In his 10th year at Mahomet-Seymour, Bajer fulfills many roles beyond the classroom, where he teaches special education and history.

“Mr. Bajer has the unique ability to connect with many people and students. He works hard to make sure all students are represented and feel welcome,” Principal Chad Benedict said. “Mr. Bajer invests in students in a multitude of avenues, from summer school, to baseball, to Friday mini-basketball shooting contests for candy; he makes sure students know that we are invested in them both in the classroom and out.”

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