Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Excellence in Education Year-End Celebration 2012

Nine teachers who were nominated for “Excellence in Education” awards during the 2011-12 school year were honored at a banquet on May 16 in Phoenix.

“Excellence in Education” is a partnership between Rio Salado and 99.9FM KEZ. Students and their parents nominate K-12 teachers who are excellent at their profession and have made a difference in their community. Valerie Segerson of Johnson Elementary in Mesa was named “Teacher of the Year.” Sergerson received $999 and additional accolades from the attendees, Rio Salado College and Clear Channel Communications.