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Lowell Milken and Milken Family Foundation Announce 2011 Milken Education Awards Notifications Season

March 15, 2012

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Schools across the nation will soon be visited by the Milken Family Foundation, which will present exemplary teachers with the surprise of a lifetime when they are honored with a $25,000 Milken Educator Award, one of education’s most prestigious and lucrative recognitions.

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Whale Branch Middle School Recieves $50,000 Award at 2012 TAP Conference

March 15, 2012

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Lowell Milken, founder of TAP: The System for Teacher and Student Advancement, today surprised leaders from Whale Branch Middle School in Beaufort County, South Carolina, with the prestigious TAP Founder's Award—which includes a $50,000 prize—before more than 1,000 educators and policy leaders at the 12th National TAP Conference: Building a System of Teacher Leaders.

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