Connections: Linking Talented Educators
Connections: Linking Talented Educators


  • "Winning the Milken Educator Award has really built my confidence as a leader in education. It's given me the freedom to step out and..." (read more)
    Shasta Looper (SC '12)
    Middle Grades Literacy Coach, Greenville County Schools and Public Education Partners
  • "We don't [teach] to be recognized. We do it for the kids, and we do it because we have a passion for it. No one goes into teaching..." (read more)
    Deborah Siebern-Dennis (MO '15)
    Teacher, Bode Middle School
  • "They [the students] remind me that I'm human. You can't teach middle school and not know that. There are a lot of children that walk..." (read more)
    Kimberly Freeman (SC '15)
    Employee Development Facilitator , Lexington County School District
  • "Just over 10 years ago, you began awarding the Milken Educator Award in South Dakota. In my mind, I can still see the article and..." (read more)
    Gina Benz (SD '15)
    Teacher, Roosevelt High School
  • "When I became a teacher, I didn't really know why. But when I got older, I thought, when I die, I want 10,000 people to show up at..." (read more)
    Ricardo Larios (OR '15)
    Teacher, Waldo Middle School
  • "Over the course of my young career in education I have had many students ask me 'So why did you become a teacher?' My response has..." (read more)
    Peter Arseneault (CT '15)
    Teacher, Bacon Academy
  • "To me, it's really important to hold high standards [for my students]. I think sometimes kids don't hold those high standards for..." (read more)
    Lauren Jensen (NY '15)
    Teacher, Robert E. Lee High School
  • "I love working with teenagers and helping them to become the adults that I know they can be [and] that they think they can be."..." (read more)
    Brittany Matsushino (AZ '15)
    Teacher, Cienega High School
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