The Dewey Awards are all about honoring the teachers who make a difference in our lives. Every year, charter leaders, students, and parents across the country enter their written and video submissions celebrating exceptional teachers. Named for Mr. Richard Dewey, a teacher who made a difference in the life of CSC’s founder, three entries are awarded a grant of $1000 to a charter school of their choice. Although we only select three winners, each of the entries is inspiring and worth sharing; this week we bring you a story celebrating the Ms. Kanis of Doral Academy Pebble Campus.
Sent by Jasmine and Bizi Bedi
Watch the video to see this heartwarming portrait of the “magic” Ms. Kanis has. “She completely changed Bizi’s life…Bizi thrived…she became excited about school…”