Norma Villicaña named county Teacher of the Year

Booker T. Washington Elementary third-grade teacher Norma Villicaña is Imperial County’s 2020 Teacher of the Year. COURTESY PHOTO

EL CENTRO — Relentless. That’s the word Norma Villicaña said her boss has used to describe her persistence when it comes to seeking what’s best for her students.

Speechless. That’s the word the third-grade teacher at Booker T. Washington Elementary used when she learned Friday that she had been selected Imperial County’s Teacher of the Year.

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