Two Peoria Unified teachers were recently honored with awards
Director of preschool Dr. Debbie Pischke recently received the prestigious Linda Levine Outstanding Leadership Award for 2021 from the Arizona Division of Early Childhood Education. This award is for the exceptional work she provides for children and families in Peoria Unified’s preschool program.
Laurie Eldridge, an art teacher at Ira A. Murphy Elementary School, was selected as the recipient of the 2021 Excellence in PreK-12 Art Education Award for outstanding national recognition in art education from the United States Society for Education through Art. Only one educator is recognized nationally each year.