D.C. Teacher Left Completely Speechless After Drew Surprises Him with a National Award and $50,000

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Drew was so emotional to see Alejandro get the recognition he deserves!

Washington D.C. teacher from Aiton Elementary, Alejandro Diasgranados, returns to catch up with Drew since he was surprised with laptops for the entire school. This time he's accepting a prestigious award from the National University for Teacher of the Year!


National University Teacher Award:

Created by the national, non-profit National University System, the National University Teacher Award recognizes teachers around the country who exemplify what it means to fully engage students, build confidence, create inclusive learning environments, motivate students to succeed, and give students a voice in their classroom. Applications for the 2021 National University Teacher Award are available now from NUTeacherAward.org.