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Principal Omar Duron gets the surprise of a lifetime as he joins the Milken Educator family in San Luis, Arizona.

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Special education teacher and champion for inclusion Jennifer Paolantonio joins Rhode Island's Milken Educator family at Ponaganset High School.

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Meet the Milken Educators

Learn more about the outstanding teachers and principals who make up the Milken Educator family.

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Milken Educators are shaping educational policy and impacting student outcomes for their states and the entire nation.

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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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Jan 21, 2020
Ponaganset Special Education Teacher Receives Milken Educator Award
Providence Business News — Providence, RI

Jan 21, 2020
Outstanding Teacher: Erica Stephens
Memphis Parent — Memphis, TN

Jan 17, 2020