The 2017 Miami-Dade Francisco R. Walker Teacher of the Year finalists take a selfie while celebrating their nominations. From left to right: Michelle Kelly, Gina Graham, former finalist Tawana Akins, Lema Gilliard and Precious Symonette.
The 2017 Miami-Dade Francisco R. Walker Teacher of the Year finalists take a selfie while celebrating their nominations. From left to right: Michelle Kelly, Gina Graham, former finalist Tawana Akins, Lema Gilliard and Precious Symonette. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com
The 2017 Miami-Dade Francisco R. Walker Teacher of the Year finalists take a selfie while celebrating their nominations. From left to right: Michelle Kelly, Gina Graham, former finalist Tawana Akins, Lema Gilliard and Precious Symonette. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com

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