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Welcome to the family!

TAP Master Teacher Katie Negen wins a Texas Milken Educator Award at Slaton Junior High School.

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English teacher Jennifer Fuller joins the Milken Educator family in Arlington, Texas.

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About the Milken Educator Awards

For 30 years, we've been surprising outstanding educators across the U.S. with $25,000 cash prizes. Check out the facts in our online newsroom.

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How can educators help students deal with natural disasters? New Orleans principal Brian Young offers advice.

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88% of Eric Crouch's  students read below grade level. He's changing that.

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A Visionary Leader

Steadfast dedication and commitment to America's teachers and students earns Lowell Milken the 2017 James Bryant Conant Award from Education Commission of the States.


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What are the Milken Educator Awards?

Film has the Oscar™, music has the Grammy™, science has the Nobel Prize and sports has its Olympic Gold, but what about the unsung heroes on the frontlines shaping our future?  Where is the recognition for our nation’s educators?  Enter Lowell Milken and the Milken Educator Awards.

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Texas Educator Surprised with 'Oscars of Teaching'
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