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Floridaís 2008 American Star of Teaching

Sandra Prew, a fourth and fifth grade language arts teacher at Key Largo School was recognized by the U.S. Department of Education as a 2008 American Star of Teaching. Prew has engaged parents, families, and the community in numerous activities to educate, support, and raise student achievement for the students at Key Largo School.

Started in 2004, the American Stars of Teaching is part of the U.S. Department of Educationís Teacher-to-Teacher Initiative, which includes regional and district workshops, roundtables for teachers and principals, regular e-mail updates, and digital learning. By the end of this summer, the teachers of over one million students will have benefited from these Teacher-to-Teacher activities. One teacher will be recognized in every state and the District of Columbia for this program.