February 14, 2017

Crapo, Risch Congratulate Boise Teacher on Teaching Excellence Award

Washington, D.C. – In a joint statement, Idaho Senators Mike Crapo and Jim Risch congratulated Sonia Galaviz, a fifth grade teacher from Boise who was recently awarded the NEA Foundation’s Member Benefits Award for Teaching Excellence:

“Sonia Galaviz has truly earned this recognition. For nearly 15 years, she has served as a positive role model for Idaho’s youth and has inspired students to meet their full potential. Her work has enriched our community. We applaud Sonia’s commitment to educating the next generation of Americans and congratulate her on this achievement.”

Sonia Galaviz teaches at Garfield Elementary School. She has been a teacher for nearly 15 years and has earned numerous other recognitions.

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