Miami-Dade Teacher of the Year Precious Tyesia Symonette, center, high-fives schools superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho as school board member Wilbert "Tee" Holloway looks on on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016.
Miami-Dade Teacher of the Year Precious Tyesia Symonette, center, high-fives schools superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho as school board member Wilbert "Tee" Holloway looks on on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. CARL JUSTE cjuste@miamiherald.com
Miami-Dade Teacher of the Year Precious Tyesia Symonette, center, high-fives schools superintendent Alberto M. Carvalho as school board member Wilbert "Tee" Holloway looks on on Thursday, Jan. 28, 2016. CARL JUSTE cjuste@miamiherald.com

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