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San Diego County Credit Union honors San Diego’s Best Teachers

SDCCU is the proud presenting sponsor of A Salute to Teachers

9/07/2017 12:00 a.m.

SDCCU is proud to celebrate San Diego’s finest educators as the presenting sponsor of the 27th annual “Cox Presents: A Salute to Teachers“ event. Held in collaboration with the San Diego County Office of Education and Cox® Communications, the black-tie gala is a presentation of the 44th Annual San Diego County Teacher of the Year Awards. SDCCU has supported this event for the past nine years.

“SDCCU applauds all of San Diego’s outstanding educators for their hard work and dedication to 
providing students with the knowledge, skills and opportunities they need to succeed,” said SDCCU President and CEO Teresa Halleck. “We are proud to sponsor this great event and recognize all teachers for their devotion to enhancing the future of our youth.”
The event will take place on Saturday, September 16 at the Balboa Theatre, located at 868 4th Ave. in downtown San Diego. The program will be broadcast live on Cox Communications’ YurView (Cox Channel 4 and 1004 in HD). The Academy Awards-style television special will highlight the hard work and dedication of the county’s 22,000 public school teachers and culminates with the announcement of five 2018 San Diego County Teachers of the Year.
The five winners will represent the County of San Diego in the California Teacher of the Year program. This year’s nominees were selected by their respective districts based on student achievement, professional development and community involvement, teaching philosophy and personal style, knowledge of educational issues and trends, promotion and development of the teaching profession, accountability and ability to serve as ambassadors of education.
SDCCU customers can purchase event tickets at a discounted rate by visiting 
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