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A Day to Remember for Christopher Nunez

Featured in this video:  Christopher Nunez (NM '22)
Las Cruces, NM   |    Oct 21, 2022
Sonoma Elementary

A Day to Remember for Christopher Nunez

When Christopher Nunez arrived at Sonoma Elementary School, he had no idea he was about to win "the Oscars of Teaching" in front of excited students, proud colleagues, visiting dignitaries and TV cameras! A third-generation educator who calls teaching "the family business," Mr. Nunez was shocked and humbled when we surprised him with New Mexico's $25,000 Milken Educator Award. Here's a look at this outstanding teacher's career-changing day.