WATCH: ReNEW Cultural Arts Academy's Ciera Paul receives 2017 'New Orleans Excellence in Teaching Award'

May 9, 2017 -- Ciera Paul, a teacher at ReNEW Cultural Arts Academy, was one of eight New Orleans teachers selected to receive a 2017 'New Orleans Excellence in Teaching Award.' New Schools for New Orleans (NSNO) accepted 90 nominations from schools across the city for educators who go above and beyond with their work in the classroom. On Tuesday, May 9, NSNO representatives surprised Paul with the award during one of her classes. Click the link below to watch video of this special moment. 

WATCH: NSNO surprises RCAA's Ciera Paul with a 2017 'New Orleans Excellence in Teaching Award'