IDAHO SPRINGS - You can feel it when you walk in her classroom. It's filled with compassion and love - not only for teaching, but for the well being of each and every student.
CENTENNIAL - 9NEWS' October 9Teachers Who Care winner is all about ducks. When you walk into her room at Mark Hopkins Elementary School, they are everywhere.
is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy
in creative expression and knowledge." - Albert Einstein
Metropolitan State University of Denver and 9NEWS are proud to honor outstanding teachers who are making a positive impact on our children through the 9Teachers Who Care program.
9Teachers Who Care is a monthly award that recognizes teachers who exemplify excellence in education.
One individual a month, from September through May, will be chosen to receive the 9Teachers Who Care Award. Their story will be featured on the second Friday of the month in our 5am, 8 am, and 4pm newscasts, then again on the following Saturday in the 7am newscast.