Watch Arizona News 12 Name Milken Educator Award Principal Timothy Thomas its "A+ Teacher of the Week."
See the Latest as Lowell Milken Travels the Country Honoring Exceptional Educators.
Highlights from three incredible decades of the nation's oldest teacher recognition program of its kind, The Milken Educator Awards.
"We must be able to put in place models in which teachers can grow professionally to reach their potential."
Get an in-depth look at what earned this Indiana school a $50,000 award for excellence.
Named the 2017 James Bryant Conant Award Recipient by the Education Commission of the States, Lowell Milken has dedicated his time, knowledge and resources to create opportunities for people and communities to achieve excellence. At the crux of that pursuit and passion has been education reform. Through his business ventures and philanthropic efforts, Lowell has provided thousands of students with high-quality teachers, thousands of talented teachers with powerful opportunities for recognition, career advancement and professional growth, and hundreds of organizations with the ideas and resources they need to make a difference in the world.
The question of how to enrich people's lives has been at the forefront of every endeavor that — be it business or philanthropic, local or national, social or economic — Milken Family Foundation Chairman (MFF) Lowell Milken has undertaken professionally and personally.
Lowell Milken speaks to reporters at Jeanerette Elementary School in Louisiana about traveling all the way from California to surprise the school's principal, Devon Willis-Jones, with a Milken Educator Award.
TAP in Focus VI features an essay by NIET Chairman and TAP Founder Lowell Milken on the distinct difference that TAP educators make in classrooms throughout the country.
Over the last three decades, I have visited thousands of classrooms and engaged in discussion with educators working in diverse communities across the nation. I have consistently seen what research and my own personal experience confirm: that the educator in the classroom is the most important school-based element in student learning growth...
March 03, 2017
Southern California Public Radio
April 01, 2016
Lowell Milken Center for Unsung
Fort Scott, KS
November 18, 2015
ABC 7 News