Great teachers. Great stories.

  • Oct 15, 2014

Teacher Stories Winners

Not long ago we told you that, as part of its continuing in its commitment to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education, DIRECTV had joined forces with the social action platform TakePart to recognize the contributions of outstanding math teachers.

TakePart had the right idea—that the best way to find great teachers is to ask those who know their work best, their students.

And boy did they find some great teachers. More than 850 in all!  You can read about them on the official Teacher Stories web site.

Out of this number, five math teachers were selected as winners in the Math Award category (below), and will receive free DIRECTV for a year. There were also cash prizes for schools as well as sponsorship of a math project and/or a math-related field trip through

You can read more about the contest at

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Congratulations to all our winning teachers and schools! DIRECTV is proud to help tell the world about what you do.

 —Stephen Vincent D’Emidio