Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-12-01 16:03:26 –
Las Vegas (KLAS) — Juliana Urtubey, a teacher at the Clark County School District who teaches at the Kermit Booker Elementary School, is recognized as one of the 2021 People of the Year in People magazine.
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According to People magazine, “Everything is leading the way in each area and helping to improve the world little by little.”
Urtubey, who teaches from Pre-K to 5th grade, was named Best Teacher in the United States and became the first Honorary Teacher in Nevada. First Lady Dr. Jill Biden visited Las Vegas in May 2021 and personally delivered the news to Urtubey in the classroom.
According to the magazine, Urtubey was chosen to “represent more than 3 million classroom heroes who are more advanced than ever to ensure that children in our country have a bright opportunity.” It is about.
When Urtubey won the National Award, she said she believed that the school system should be “fun and just for each child.”