Our 2016-17 Milken Educators

We've been recognizing and rewarding outstanding educators across the country with Milken Educator Awards and $25,000 checks for 30 years. Meet the amazing teachers and principals who received the Award in our 2016-17 season.

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Paul Campbell classroom
Amara Alexander with envelope
Kara Davis addresses assembly
Timothy Thomas listens to applause
Katherine Shaw acceptance speech
Jessica Villanueva calls husband
Felicia Casto hugs from students
Jennie Schmaltz excited students
Manny Zaldivar students
Lukas Hefty portrait
Eric Crouch with class
Kelly Sutcliffe with students
Masaru Uchino with students
Traci Druschke walks to front
Aimee Schade walks to font
Stephanie Conklin reaction
Catherine Randall in classroom
Devon Willis Jones check students
Thomas Dennison Facetimes wife
Allison Ruhl walks to front
Amanda Robertson check with vets
Lindsay Frevert surrounded by students
Melissa Kovac class hug
Tiffany Tynes Curry acceptance speech
Amanda Raupe with students
Lisa Richard calls husband
Jayda Pugliese student hugs
Emily Caldarelli reaction 2
Vanessa Torres celebrates with students
Amanda Christensen with students
Katelyn Baker walks to front
Amber Simpson with colleagues
Lindsay Murray with students