NJC Almnus Represents Washington At National Teacher of the Year Celebration
Jay Maebori, the 2011 Washington Teacher of the Year, is a NJC alumni and Kentwood High School journalism teacher. He was celebrated in September at an event at the Experience Music Project (read about it here in the Northwest Asian Weekly), but look who is just behind Pres. Obama when the White House hosted the National Teacher of the Year Award.
Watch: National Teacher of the Year Speech
(Spotted from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction Webpage.)