Teachers in the Tuloso-Midway Independent School District were awarded with grant money from the district's Education Foundation on Thursday.

20 educators who are considered the "best of the best" in the district were rewarded. The funds were raised from area buisinesses and local donations.

Sharon Trott, Executive Director of the Tuloso-Midway Education Foundation, said the money will go toward "an exiciting range of projects" for the children.

Just over $51,000 in grant money was awarded to educators.