Originally published May 28, 2019 by the East Bay Times.
By Roni Gehlke
What better way is there for a physical education teacher to celebrate being appreciated as a teacher of the year than having a free day at a baseball game?
Earlier this month Pittsburg Unified School District and Pittsburg High School Teacher of the Year Maureen Mattson had a chance to hang out on the field during batting practice with the San Francisco Giants. The event was part of the Giants’ Teacher Appreciation Day. All the instructors who had received teacher-of-the-year awards were also offered the chance to spend some time with the players on the field before the game. Read More