By Richard Bammer
The question was simple, the response eager.
“How many of you can see yourself going to Chico State?” asked Ana Farina, who, at 11 a.m. Wednesday, the annual Calfornia Day of the Teacher, was teaching 27 sophomores in her AVID class at Vacaville High.
More than a dozen hands shot high into the air in Room 73, where Farina, recently named the 2016 Solano County Teacher of the Year, reviewed the class’ recent trip to the state university campus in Chico, about a two-hour drive from Vacaville.
“Can you see yourself on the campus?” she repeated.