NEA leader speaks at Altamont High

Save Story
Leer en EspaƱol

Estimated read time: Less than a minute

This archived news story is available only for your personal, non-commercial use. Information in the story may be outdated or superseded by additional information. Reading or replaying the story in its archived form does not constitute a republication of the story.

ALTAMONT -- Graduation ceremonies at a small Utah high school included a big name in education.

Graduates at Altamont High, which is located outside Duchesne, heard from Lily Eskelsen. Once president of the Utah Education Association, she now leads the National Education Association in Washington, D.C.

Eskelsen reminded students their diplomas represent lessons learned that aren't measured with a paper and pencil. "Those are the lessons that come around and go around, and the world will be a better place because you learned what was important," she said.

We'd love for you to send us your high school video clips; we put them all on KSL Schools at

Related links

Most recent Utah stories

Related topics



Get informative articles and interesting stories delivered to your inbox weekly. Subscribe to the Trending 5.
By subscribing, you acknowledge and agree to's Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

KSL Weather Forecast