L.A. Charter Teacher Honored by President Obama

August 22, 2016

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The CHIME Institute, a Los Angeles charter school that is already a nationally recognized leader in special education, received yet another commendation today. It came from President Obama and it was delivered to one of the school's teachers.

Erica Rood, who teachers 3rd grade at CHIME, received a Presidential Award for Excellence in Math and Science Teaching. Rood was one of 213 teachers across the country to receive the prestigious award.

Check out the White House press release for more information. Congratulations Erica and thank you, on behalf of the many students whose lives you've touched!