Cooper High School teacher Brooke Schaffer was recently awarded a BestPrep Educator of Excellence Award. The Educator of Excellence Award recognizes the top 2 percent who go above and beyond in their commitment to educating youth in Minnesota. About 400 educators participate in BestPrep programs annually. Ms. Schaffer has been employed with the district for close to twenty years, teaching physical education and AVID (a program promoting college and career readiness and success).
BestPrep is a nonprofit organization in Minnesota that provides educational programs to students in grades 4-12.
The award will be presented at the BestPrep Annual Luncheon on Monday, May 9, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. at the Minneapolis Depot.