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Advice for New Teachers

Be brave, be forgiving, be yourself: Classroom veteran Jane Fung (CA '02) shares advice for teachers beginning their careers.

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Dr. Renee Richardson (NJ '08) leads pre-K and kindergarten students in a yearlong foray into problem-based learning.

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When Milken Educators gathered for the 2022 Milken Educator Awards Forum, there was magic in the room and electricity in the air. 

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Meet the Milken Educators

We welcomed 60 outstanding teachers and principals to the Milken Educator Network this season. Learn more about this year's honorees.

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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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Jul 27, 2022
Alumnus Wins Milken Educator Award
Green & Silver Magazine — Portales, NM

Jul 25, 2022
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Jul 25, 2022
Urban Teachers Receive $25,000 Milken Award
Urban Educator — Washington, D.C.