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NEW ORLEANS, LA - JUNE 24: Marva N. Collins receives a golden plate from Ernest W. Hahn for 'Teacher Extraordinaire' during the 1982 Academy of Achievement Golden Plate Awards on June 24, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Hy Peskin/Getty Images)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - JUNE 24:  Marva N. Collins receives a golden plate from Ernest W. Hahn for 'Teacher Extraordinaire' during the 1982 Academy of Achievement Golden Plate Awards on June 24, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Hy Peskin/Getty Images)