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Waipahu High teacher wins prestigious prize for inspiring students

  • COURTESY ANA CHOLO

    A tearful Michael Sana, above, received a congratulatory hug from a colleague after the Waipahu High School science teacher learned at a school assembly Friday that he had won the Milken Educator Award.

  • COURTESY ANA CHOLO

    The biology teacher got high-fives from his students.

A Waipahu High School teacher credited with encouraging students to pursue science was surprised and honored with a 2015-16 Milken Educator Award, a national honor that comes with an unrestricted $25,000 cash prize. Read more

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