Slain Sandy Hook Teachers Honored

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By CNN Staff

NEWTOWN, Connecticut — Six teachers killed in the Sandy Hook Shooting last December will be honored Monday.

They will be awarded the Citizen Honors Medal for the Congressional Medal of Honor Society.

Three former recipients of the medal will make the presentation in a special ceremony in Newtown, Connecticut.

The teachers are among 26 people killed in the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary, 20 of the victims were children.

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