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What I Needed to Know as a First-Year Teacher

Lindsey Parker (LA '14): "I needed to be reminded that it’s worth it. In those first few days, I didn’t know what it was to truly be an educator."

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Milken Educators: Where Are They Now?

Many recipients have gone on to shape and influence education policy and practice today. For the first of a multi-part series, we asked Milken Educators to reflect on how winning the award has impacted their lives and careers

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Team Building Activities for the First Week of School

Tracy Espiritu and Mike Milken teaching class

Meet the 2014-15 Milken Educators!

We're honored to welcome these 37 new educators—some of the best and brightest—into the Milken Educator Awards family! See all the PHOTOS and VIDEOS.

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PHOTOS, VIDEOS and NEWS stories about our Milken Educators and the amazing things they're doing!


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Lowell Milken Talks Award Impact

The co-founder of the Milken Educator Awards, plus three Milken Educator Award recipients, discuss the effect the honor has had on their careers with Bloomberg EDU host Jane Stoddard Williams.

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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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Oct 05, 2015
Public Service Awards Recipients Announced
Albuquerque Journal — Albuquerque, NM

Sep 29, 2015

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