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“Cox Presents: Salute to Teachers” TV special recognizing county teachers debuts Oct. 2

As part of the 32nd annual “Cox Presents: Salute to Teachers,” Cox Communications will air a one-hour special that recognizes local teachers and shares the stories of five teachers from across the region named 2022-23 San Diego County Teacher of the An.

Produced in partnership with the San Diego County Office of Education, “Cox Presents: Salute To Teachers” presented by San Diego County Credit Union will air at 9 p.m., Sunday, October 2 on YurView (channel 4 on Cox and Spectrum ) . The pre-recorded show was hosted by Food Network personality and San Diego magazine editor/chief content officer Troy Johnson, who grew up in San Diego.

In addition to honoring San Diego County’s five new Teachers of the Year, “Cox Presents: Salute to Teachers” will highlight the excitement of the special evening that celebrated 40 local educators named Teacher of the Year from their respective school district and county honors nominees for their commitment to students, teaching, and lifelong learning.

San Diego County’s 2022-23 Teachers of the Year are:

  • Stephanie Cluxton, Torrey Hills School, Del Mar Union School District
  • Jacqueline Ma, Lincoln Acres Elementary, National School District
  • Aimee McCoy, Mesa Verde High School, Poway Unified School District
  • Juanita Nunez, Ocean View Hills, Sunset, Smythe, Willow, and La Mirada Elementary Schools, San Ysidro School District
  • Melissa Rains, Castle Park Middle School, Sweetwater Union School District

“Cox Presents: Salute to Teachers” took place at UC San Diego Park & ​​Market in downtown San Diego and was taped in front of an audience of hundreds of educators and community leaders.

Sponsors of the 32nd Annual “Cox Presents: Salute to Teachers” include Presenting Sponsor San Diego County Credit Union, Feeding San Diego, Procopio, iHeart Radio, KPBS, Meritage Wine Market, The Mightier 1090 and The San Diego Union-Tribune .

In addition to its premiere date, “Cox Presents: Salute to Teachers” will be rebroadcast throughout October.

  • Sunday, October 2 at 9 p.m. (start date)
  • Saturday, Oct. 8 at 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 9 at 9 p.m.
  • Saturday Oct. 15 at 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, Oct. 16 at 9 p.m.
  • Saturday, Oct. 22 at 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 23 at 9 p.m.
  • Sunday, Oct. 29 at 9 p.m.

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