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Award Notification:  Jenna Dean (TX '22)

Featured in this video:  Jenna Dean (TX '22)
Nederland, TX   |    Feb 09, 2023
Helena Park Elementary

Jenna Dean Wins TX Milken Award in Nederland

What's going on at Helena Park Elementary? There's a huge assembly with Texas Governor Greg Abbott and Education Commissioner Mike Morath — but why are they visiting? Watch as Governor Abbott and Dr. Jane Foley, senior vice president of the Milken Educator Awards, surprise fourth grade teacher Jenna Dean with the first ever Texas Milken Award in Nederland Independent School District and a $25,000 cash prize. No one is more surprised than the recipient herself!