Kudos: Sumako Morimoto

Occupation Kindergarten teacher

Home San Francisco

Achievement Currently at the Clarendon Elementary School, the educator was recently recognized at a San Francisco Giants game. A teacher for 35 years, she accepted the ballpark tribute for being teacher of the month in November 2007.

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