New SOCES teacher named Teacher of the Year

Congratulations to Mr. Jocz, one of our newest staff members, on being recognized as the 2018 CA History teacher of the year by the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.

In 2016, he was honored as the CA Teacher of the Year for his innovative teaching at Downtown Magnet.

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