Teacher of the Year ceremony highlights Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted: Monday, May 2nd 2016

An elementary itinerant music teacher, a middle-school math and AVID teacher, and a high-school history teacher are San Diego Unified's 2016 Teachers of the Year.

The Board of Education celebrated Julie Szweda, Tara Jean and Jonathan Hash, as well as runners-up Allison Buell, Ebonee Weathers and Jennifer Roberts at Tuesday's Board of Education meeting, the annual Teacher of the Year ceremony. The event was held at Creative Performing Media Arts Middle School's new Performing Arts Center, 5050 Conrad Drive, San Diego, CA 92117.

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Mason Elementary first grade teacher honored

Posted: Monday, January 25th 2016

Rosemarie EsparzaFor her innovative use of videos to promote learning, NBC Learn, the educational arm of the television network, has saluted Rosemarie Esparza, a first-grade teacher at Mason Elementary School.

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Two Teachers of the Year lauded by USD School of Leadership and Education Sciences

Posted: Friday, October 23rd 2015

Shirley MirandaShirley Parrish Miranda recently named as a county Teachers of the Year, and nominee Ron Lancia, have been highlighted by their alma mater, the School of Leadership and Education Sciences at the University of San Diego.

Miranda teaches math at, and is an alumna of, Morse High School. She received her Master's degree in Education at the university in 2007.

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