DeGroot award

The ASK Academy, a STEM high school in Rio Rancho, N.M., announced that teacher and Tech graduate Colin DeGroot has won a $25,000 teaching excellence award from the Milken Foundation. To read the announcement from the Milken Foundation, click here. To watch a video of DeGroot's surprise award, click here.  DeGroot earned a Master of Science for Teachers degree from Tech in 2011.