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Frankfort Teacher Surprised With Milken Educator Award

Posted at 10:23 AM, Feb 11, 2019

FRANKFORT, Ky. (LEX 18)– A fifth grade teacher at Peaks Mill Elementary received the surprise of a lifetime Monday.

The school gathered for an assembly to surprise Angie Beavin, who didn’t know she had won the Milken Educator Award.

This award recognizes teachers for their leadership and excellence in the classroom and presents the individual with $25,000 to spend how they’d like.

Governor Matt Bevin was present for the surprise.