January 16, 2016

Blumenfeld chosen to receive Golden Apple Award

Original article in Los Angeles Times by Sara Cardine.

Andrew Blumenfeld, former member and past president of the La Cañada Unified School District Governing Board, has been selected to receive the district’s 2016 Golden Apple Award.

Sponsored by the Assn. of California School Administrators, the award recognizes community leaders throughout the state. Blumenfeld, a graduate in La Cañada High School’s Class of 2009, has been named by Supt. Wendy Sinnette as one of 10 recipients in ACSA’s Region XV selected to receive the honor.

Blumenfeld currently teaches fifth-grade math and science to low-income students at Crown Preparatory Academy in Los Angeles. He is also co-founder of the nonprofit organization Students for Education Reform and serves on the advisory board of Educators for Excellence Los Angeles and the steering committee for Angelenos Organizing for Education.

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