Teacher of the Year!

teacher of the yearMr. Mohsen Ghaffari, a graduate of the College of Education's Elementary Education program, has been teaching in the Salt Lake City School District at North Star Elementary School since 1999. He taught at Challenger for three years prior to his assignment at North Star. Mr. Ghaffari is a recent recipient of the Salt Lake City School District's 2014 Teacher of the Year award and was named Utah Teacher of the Year on Friday. As part of his recognition, Mr.Ghaffari will meet President Obama, among other education officials.

When asked about his role as an educator, Mr. Ghaffari shares, "I love my profession, and I love my students." Congratulations to Mohsen on this tremendous award!!

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