VA Milken Educators Welcome Caroline EschenbachVirginia Heights Elementary School | Roanoke, VA | Nov 01, 2018
Veteran Milken Educators welcome Caroline Eschenbach (VA '18) to the family. "I'm really proud to be here today as a fellow Roanoke city educator," says Wade Whitehead (VA '00), who teaches fifth grade at Crystal Spring Elementary School, to the students in front of him. "Your teachers care a lot about your school. ... When you get back to your classroom, I want you to find your teachers and tell them 'Thank you.' This school is an anchor of our community, and we have a lot to be thankful for."
From left, Wade Whitehead (VA '00); Dr. Jane Foley (IN '94), senior vice president of the Milken Educator Awards; Lindsay Murray (VA '16); Ryan James (VA '17); recipient Caroline Eschenbach (VA '18); Dr. Laura Marshall (VA '08); Dr. Lisa Newell (VA '04); Virginia Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. James Lane; and Virginia Secretary of Education Atif Qarni.
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