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Sarah Szymanski Wins CO Milken AwardSarah Tomic (CO '18) | Soaring Eagles Elementary School | Colorado Springs, CO | Dec 19, 2018
At Soaring Eagle Elementary, student achievement is flying high—and Colorado Commissioner of Education Dr. Katy Anthes is visiting to celebrate. So why is she introducing Lowell Milken, chairman and co-founder of the Milken Family Foundation? When he surprises second-grade teacher Sarah Szymanski with Colorado's 2018-19 Milken Educator Award and $25,000 the day quickly becomes one the teacher will remember forever.