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News - October 11, 2013

Palo Alto preschool teacher surprised by $10,000 award

Tra'Shell Reese is reading to children when presented with prize she'd never heard of

by Chris Kenrick

Palo Alto preschool teacher Tra'Shell Reese was reading a picture book to her class of 4- and 5-year-olds last week when she got the news she'd won a $10,000 "Early Child Educator Award" — a prize she'd never heard of.

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