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Award Notification:  Vanessa Thomson (MO '22)

Featured in this video:  Vanessa Thomson (MO '22)
Gladstone, MO   |    Jan 19, 2023
Chapel Hill Elementary School

MO Milken Educators Welcome Vanessa Thomson

Students and staff are gathered at Chapel Hill Elementary for an assembly featuring Missouri Commissioner of Education Dr. Margie Vandeven. But why? Watch as Stephanie Bishop, vice president of the Milken Educator Awards, presents second grade teacher Vanessa Thomson with Missouri's "Oscar of Teaching" and $25,000, the first Milken Educator Award ever presented in North Kansas City Schools. It's a day everyone will remember forever!