Palo Alto preschool teacher surprised by $10,000 award
Teacher Tra'Shell Reese leads Pre-K students Blake Mallet, far left, Brady Babinaeu, center, Liam Uyue, right and Ryan Junkin-Pisani, top right, in a play exercise where the students play bingo using each others' names and faces. Russell was recently awarded the Knowledge Universe Early
Childhood Educator Award. Photo by Veronica Weber.