Colorado Issues - Jennie Schmaltz, The “Oscar of Teaching” winner - Nov. 27, 2016

November 27, 2016

Jennie Schmaltz teaches students at Elkhart Elementary School in Aurora as well as coaches colleagues.  She’s the recipient of the prestigious $25,000 Milken Educator Award recognizing her excellence as both a teacher and a coach.  She has been credited with helping her team of teachers and administrators turn the school around, lifting it out of the depths of being one of Aurora’s worst.