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  President Meets with Teacher of the Year  CSPAN  April 30, 2017 10:51pm-11:01pm EDT

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government. thanks, as always, to our guests >> wednesday president trump honored national teacher of the year. milana trump and mike pence and
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devos.on secretary betsy >> busy day. great people. great people now. i want to thank you. welcome soasure to many extraordinary teachers to the white house. this is called the people's house. also want to congratulate the counsel state school offices on year.56th these are the greatest. want to congratulate you all. it's amazing. each of you has dedicated inspiring young minds and putting our children even path to happiness and success. lots of success. there are 55 teachers of the are here with us from every state. every state in the union. that right? from alabama.
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from alabama. with fantastic. president. vice we have karen pence. so thank you very much. today we are one teacher in particular, she is the 2017 teacher of the year, chafee. [applause]
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sydney is a ninth grade humanities teacher at academy charter school in dorchester, massachusetts. sydney is the first teacher from massachusetts ever to win the from and the first public charter school. that is really something special. sydney like to congratulate you on this tremendous achievement. nothing more important thanking about a teacher and a greaty to being teacher. you're all great teachers. congratulations. trip to theay your white house was something special. melania has been working with you. she's a tremendous fan of
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wonderful teachers. very hard.d this is melania's birthday. happyation to say birthday. thank you all very much. you goss you all and back and keep teaching those students. there's nothing -- [indiscernible] i had some of the biggest executives in the world. times theyhere many walk into the oval office and they start crying. i promise won't say to your stockholders that you cried. i seen people cry. it's a very special place. special building. all very thank you. [applause]
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