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Teachers Are Heroes Program Honors South Oceanside Elementary Teacher
Posted 5/2/19

Michael Potts, a 5th grade teacher at South Oceanside Elementary was chosen as one of 12 teachers in San Diego County to receive recognition through the Teachers are Heroes program. This recognition program is sponsored by Azusa Pacific University and 103.7 KSON, and coordinated by the San Diego County Office of Education.


There are more than 26,000 public school teachers in San Diego County and only 12 are selected each year to receive this honor. Mr. Potts received nine nominations, more than any other nominee in the programs history.  


As part of the recognition, Mr. Potts was presented with a plaque and received a gift card to buy supplies for his classroom. His class will also receive a lunch party and tickets to Legoland for a end of the year celebration!


Check out the video of Mr. Potts receiving his award.

If you know an inspirational teacher that deserves this honor please visit the Teachers Are Heroes website and nominate that exceptional educator today!