News from the Arizona Daily Sun

Exemplary Flagstaff teachers honored

By Michelle McManimon, Arizona Daily Sun: http://azdailysun.com/news/local/education/exemplary-flagstaff-teachers-honored/article_be9cb674-670a-5dbe-809c-0134053e1849.html
Three Flagstaff teachers are being recognized for excellence in the classroom.
Since 2003, the Rodel Foundation of Arizona has asked principals and superintendents to nominate extraordinary teachers from schools with high numbers of students from low-income families. This year, two Flagstaff Unified School District teachers were among the 12 Arizona educators selected as Rodel Exemplary Teachers. A third FUSD teacher was named as a finalist…

News from the Arizona Daily Star

3 Tucson educators named Rodel finalists

By Alexis Huicochea, Arizona Daily Star: http://tucson.com/news/local/education/tucson-educators-named-rodel-finalists/article_813636d3-0057-536c-9e53-062fcce5fca9.html
Three Tucson educators who have made a deliberate choice to teach in high-needs schools are being recognized for their ability to help students achieve at high levels. Brittany Betterton of Elvira Elementary School, Brianna Maxwell of Laguna Elementary School and Marnie Robles of Cavett Elementary School have all been named 2015 Rodel Exemplary Teacher finalists.