Tri-City Area Teachers Recognized for Excellence in Education

Ten teachers from seven school districts are recognized for excellence in teaching at the 16th annual Tri-City Crystal Apple Awards.

The ceremony was held this afternoon at Columbia Basin College in Pasco.

The awards recognize teachers who have made a positive impact on the lives of their students.

The program is sponsored by a number of local community organizations, businesses and service groups.

191 Mid-Columbia teachers have won the Crystal Apple since the prize was established in 1999.