Professor Millet Wins Morris Weiss Award
J. (SAN FRANCISCO) -- Three Bay Area educators are the winners of this year’s Morris Weiss Awards for teachers who continue the advancement of Holocaust and genocide education. The awards are presented by San Francisco-based Jewish Family and Children’s Services, and each winner will receive $1,000 for professional development and an additional grant of $1,500 to their schools.
The winners are professor Kitty Millet, who teaches Jewish studies at San Francisco State University; Jennifer Banaszek, who teaches English at Thurgood Marshall Academic High School in San Francisco; and Jenna Goodman, who teaches middle- and upper-school English at the French American International School in San Francisco.