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Cherry Hill Courier-Post

TRENTON – A Gloucester Township educator who urges students to look beyond the classroom has been named New Jersey’s Teacher of the Year.

Angel Santiago, a 5th-grade language arts teacher at Loring Flemming Elementary School, was lauded Tuesday for his emphasis on both academics and community service.

“Angel’s story is one of dedication, character, and service to the community,” said Kevin Dehmer, the state’s interim Education Commissioner.

“Community service is great for our kids,” said Santiago, who founded a club at his school, Young People of Character, to promote good works by students.

“There’s nothing more empowering than knowing that you helped out another human,” he said.

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