The Answer Sheet: teacher of the year


Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 04/29/2010

Obama awards Teacher of the Year

President Obama presented Sarah Brown Wessling from Iowa with the 2010 National Teacher of the Year award today at a ceremony in the Rose Garden. He also supported legislative efforts to provide funding to states to keep hundreds of thousands of teachers from being laid at the end of the school year.

By Valerie Strauss  |  04:14 PM ET, 04/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:30 AM ET, 04/27/2010

VP, Jill Biden pay respect to teachers

At a time when it has become almost a national sport to bash teachers, Vice President Joe Biden and the Second Lady, Professor Jill Biden, took a different, and welcome, tact yesterday by hosting the 2010 State Teachers of the Year.

By Valerie Strauss  |  06:30 AM ET, 04/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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