Educator surprised with Philly teaching award

June 10, 2011 4:15:13 PM PDT
A Philadelphia public school teacher was surprised with a big honor today in Mayfair.

Sharon Mora is a computer technology teacher at Forrest Elementary.

Students and staff cheered and applauded as Mora received a "Doctor Ruth Wright Hayre Teacher of the Year Award.

It was a surprise during Forrest's Spirit Week rally.

Mora credited her students and co-workers as being the best anywhere.