RISE UP/GEAR UP

Zillah teacher named National Teacher of the Year!

Jeff Charbonneau, UW GEAR UP Project Lead the Way teacher and robotics coach at Zillah High School, was named the 2013 National Teacher of the Year. He was honored by President Obama on April 23 at a special ceremony at the White House. As a part of the award, Charbonneau will travel the country next year to visit schools and exchange ideas with educators.