Get to know the awardees!

These five extraordinary educators from across the country received the Horace Mann Awards for Teaching Excellence, $10,000, and recognition at the NEA Foundation's Salute to Excellence in Education Gala on February 10, 2017.

 

Carol Bauer, Yorktown, Virginia

 

 

Sonia Galaviz, Boise, Idaho

 

 

Stephanie Johnson, Columbia, South Carolina

 

 

Melissa Ladd, Sharpsburg, Georgia

 

 

Dr. Al Rabanera, Fullerton, California