Elementary School Coach Is Tulsa Teacher Of The Year

Tuesday, April 19th 2016, 11:34 am
By: News On 6

Coach Robert Kaiser is Tulsa Public Schools Teacher of the Year. Kaiser teaches at Cooper Elementary School. 

Tulsa Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Deborah Gist announced the 2016 award at a school assembly Tuesday.  She introduced Kaiser as a man who helped students make healthy choices and maximize their school experience.

Kaiser is a physical education teacher and basketball coach at Cooper. 

It was a surprise announcement during what was supposed to be a safety assembly.

Gist told students teaching is the best job in the world. She urged them to thank their teachers after the assembly.