This New York Educator is The First Music Teacher Ever to be Nominated for the Global Teacher Prize
NEW YORK - A music teacher in the Bronx is one of the top 10 finalists for the Global Teacher Prize. Melissa Salguero is the only American nominated, and the first-ever music teacher to be named a finalist for the prestigious award. Salguero, who is a music teacher at Joseph R. Drake Elementary School, was nominated and chosen from over 10,000 teachers from 39 countries.