In The News

A select sampling of news about the Milken Family Foundation and its initiatives. 
For more news about the Milken Family Foundation initiatives, please see the links on the right.


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Cohn Elementary Teacher Receives Prestigious Milken Award
The West Side Journal  |  January 25, 2023  |  Port Allen, LA (MEA)


Lafayette Teacher Surprised with $25,000 Milken Educator Award
KATC-TV  |  ABC  |  January 25, 2023  |  Lafayette, LA (MEA)


Youngsville, Louisiana Teacher Wins Prestigious $25,000 Award
KPEL-FM  |  Townsquare Media  |  January 25, 2023  |  Lafayette, LA (MEA)


Lafayette Teacher Surprised with National Educator Award and $25,000 Prize
The Daily Advertiser  |  USA Today  |  January 25, 2023  |  Lafayette, LA (MEA)


WATCH --> Lafayette Parish Teacher Receives National Educator Award
KLFY-TV  |  CBS  |  January 25, 2023  |  Lafayette, LA (MEA)


Lafayette Educator Surprised with $25,000 Prize & National Honor
The Madison Journal  |  January 25, 2023  |  Tallulah, LA (MEA)


Green T. Lindon Teacher Receives $25,000 Educator Award: 'I'm Just Speechless'
The Advocate  |  January 25, 2023  |  Lafayette, LA (MEA)


Prairieville Teacher Elise Frederic Receives $25,000 Milken Educator Award
Donaldsonville Chief  |  USA Today  |  January 24, 2023  |  Donaldsonville, LA (MEA)


Teachers Surprised with $25K for Creative Teaching Methods, Inspiring Students
WGMB-TV/WVLA-TV  |  FOX/NBC  |  January 24, 2023  |  Baton Rouge, LA (MEA)


WATCH --> 2 Teachers Honored with $25K Awards for Strides in Student Literacy
WAFB-TV  |  CBS  |  January 24, 2023  |  Baton Rouge, LA (MEA)


WATCH --> Two Louisiana Teachers Receive $25,000 with Prestigious Milken Educator Award
WBRZ-TV  |  ABC  |  January 24, 2023  |  Baton Rouge, LA (MEA)


'I'm Overwhelmed': Port Allen and Prairieville Teachers Receive $25,000 Education Awards
The Advocate  |  January 24, 2023  |  Baton Rouge, LA (MEA)


Ascension Parish Teacher Receives Surprise $25,000 Award for Strides in Literacy
WBRZ-TV  |  ABC  |  January 24, 2023  |  Baton Rouge, LA (MEA)


Prairieville Teacher Elise Frederic Receives $25,000 Milken Educator Award
Gonzales Weekly Citizen  |  USA Today  |  January 24, 2023  |  Gonzales, LA (MEA)


Lakeside Primary's Elise Frederic Receives $25,000 Award for Strides in Student Literacy
Pelican Post News  |  January 24, 2023  |  Gonzales, LA (MEA)