Advocate video: East Dallas Chamber teacher awards

The Greater East Dallas Chamber of Commerce yesterday awarded six teachers for outstanding service. Included is Stonewall Jackson teacher Mark Painter, who oversees the school-garden programs featured in the Advocate last spring (more video there), as well as teachers from Woodrow Wilson, Lakehill Prep and Dallas Academy. The ceremony was held at Lakehill’s science center on Ferguson Road. The event was sponsored by Comerica Bank. The Advocate‘s Benjamin Hager was there to capture highlights from the event:

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