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Tortolita Middle School teacher receives Teacher Excellence Award

 IMAGE: Megan Hawkes recognized by Tucson Values Teachers holding certificate and flowers. Congratulations to Megan Hawkes, Tortolita Middle School’s 7th grade social studies teacher, selected for the Teacher Excellence Award!

Her student, Greta Zimmerman, nominated her for this prestigious award sponsored by Tucson Values Teachers/OfficeMax/Office Depot /by submitting a very special video which was selected from over 60 other Teacher Excellence Award videos!

Greta describes her teacher as, “Ms. Hawkes is an awesome teacher. I love her to pieces. I am so glad I am in her social studies and CAE classes. She works so hard to make social studies fun for all of us. Thank you for all you do Ms. Hawkes!”

This recognition honors the extraordinary level of excellence and commitment that Ms. Hawkes demonstrated every day in the classroom.

Thank you for being an inspiration to our students, and a model of teacher excellence for the entire community!