SISD educator selected as teacher state finalist
POSTED: Friday, August 23, 2013 - 5:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 23, 2013 - 8:54pm
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — An El Dorado High School teacher received the surprise of a lifetime.
Carlos Briano from El Dorado High School was selected as Teacher of the Year state finalist.
SISD Superintendent Dr. José Espinoza and El Dorado High School principal Nora Paugh surprised the journalism teacher with the announcement today.
Briano, who was selected as the 2013 SISD and Region 19 Secondary Teacher of the Year, will be interviewed for the Texas Teacher of the Year award on Sept. 7 in Austin.
He was one of six teachers in Texas selected as a finalist.