Benjamin Franklin High School's science and math programs are widely renowned, and Louisiana Superintendent of Education Dr. Cade Brumley is on hand for a special STEM-focused assembly. When Milken Educator Awards Founder Lowell Milken steps to the microphone to surprise math and social studies teacher Jay Weisman with the Award and $25,000, the Falcons raise the roof with their cheers! Watch to relive Jay's unforgettable moment.
“The power of recognition is one of the strongest forces for stimulating human and social action. Yes, recognition is a powerful motivator—to those who receive it as well as those who observe it.” - Lowell Milken