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EPA teacher named finalist for Presidential Award

Original post made on Jul 30, 2012

A teacher from Eastside College Preparatory School in East Palo Alto is among the list of 2012 California State Finalists for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, July 30, 2012, 8:40 AM

Comments (5)

Posted by Hmmm, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jul 30, 2012 at 12:06 pm

Ms.Park - congratulations! What a wonderful acknowledgement of your hard work & dedication. Thank you for all that you do for the children.


Posted by John Jacobs, a resident of Adobe-Meadows
on Jul 30, 2012 at 1:58 pm

Anyone who has had the good fortune to work with Suney Park or is connected with Eastside College Prep in any way knows what a phenomenal teacher she is, totally deserving of any accolades which might come her way.


Posted by Paly parent, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jul 30, 2012 at 3:42 pm

Suney is absolutely remarkable - and Eastside Prep is doing such great work. This is a well-deserved honor - Congratulations!!


Posted by leslie ortega, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Jul 30, 2012 at 4:48 pm

CONGRATULAtIONS SUNEY!
suney was my teacher last year at eastside college preparatory school,which i love, and she is probably the best teacher i know judging by the way she catches our attention, she is super talented and i just love her as my teacher! :D you have to visit eastside to know what its like to be a family on the first day of school! :)


Posted by Mom, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jul 31, 2012 at 10:00 am

It is so impressive to see the quality of teaching happening at Eastside!
What fortunate students.


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