These are the 10 best teachers in Colorado

Posted at 12:42 PM, May 02, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-02 14:50:42-04

DENVER – Educators play an important role in our lives and every year Colorado recognizes those teachers who are exceptionally dedicated to that role.

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, Denver7 has profiled the last 10 winners of the Colorado Teacher of the Year Award.

Click here to scroll through the gallery of the K-12 Teacher of Year Award winners or tap on the photo below.

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