Jeff Rivero, a Yosemite High School teacher, earned a national education award from the Environmental Protection Agency for his after-school program that connects students with nature and teaches environmental lessons.
Yosemite High School teacher Jeff Rivero speaks about the program's raised garden at Yosemite High School in Merced, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 20, 2016. Rivero received a national award from the Environmental Protection Agency for his program that teaches students environmental lessons through hands-on activities.
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