COMING UP: Don't miss a special edition of Xfinity Monday Live previewing the Rocky Mountain Showdown between CU and CSU. Watch it on CBS4 at 6:30 p.m. or head to ViewHouse Centennial to see it live! (Watch Preview)

Local

Middle School Teacher From Bailey Wins Teacher Of The Year

View Comments

BAILEY, Colo. (CBS4) – “Never give up” — that’s the motto of Colorado’s new Teacher of the Year.

The Department of Education on Monday handed out the prestigious honor to Elizabeth Miner. She’s a physical education teacher at Fitzsimmons Middle School in Bailey.

Miner stands out because of her “can-do” spirit and the technique of combining other courses such as reading and math into her gym classes.

“My philosophy is the more practice these kids get in different skills, the better off they are going to be,” Miner said.

Miner said she accepted the award on behalf of her students and the entire town of Bailey.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Listen Live

AM/FM Stations

Featured Shows & Multimedia