I am thrilled to share with you the wonderful news that three of our very own union members have been selected as finalists for the 2024 Guam Teacher of the Year award. Please join me in congratulating our union members Luke Tedtaotao, Dr. Aldrin Jay Cajigal, and Jonilin San Nicolas on this outstanding achievement. Congratulations also go out to Maria Therese Patricio, Joy James Ada, and Colette Beausoliel.

Being selected as a finalist for the Guam Teacher of the Year award is a true testament to your dedication and hard work in the field of education. Your passion for teaching, your innovative teaching strategies, and your unwavering commitment to your students have been recognized and acknowledged.

It is truly an honor to have such exceptional teachers as members of our union. Your achievements and contributions to education are a source of pride for all of us, and we are grateful for the work you do every day to make a positive impact on the lives of your students.

As finalists for this prestigious award, you have set an example for all educators and have demonstrated that with hard work and dedication, anything is possible. Your accomplishments are an inspiration to us all.

Once again, congratulations on this well-deserved honor, and we wish you the best of luck in the final round of the selection process.