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Teacher wins first ever million-dollar teaching award and will donate most of it to her school

March 23, 2015

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Nancie Atwell from Maine in the United States picked up the Varkey Foundation Global Teacher Prize, which recognises an “exceptional” individual who has made an outstanding contribution to the profession. The winner of the first ever million-dollar Nobel-style award for teaching has pledged to donate the prize fund to a school she founded 25 years ago.

Nancie Atwell – Global Teacher Prize

YouTube video Global Teacher Prize

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