Central Campus Teachers Recognized for Excellence
Central Campus Culinary instructor Elaine Wolf and Central Academy math instructor Brian Reece were recognized today at the Outstanding Iowa Teachers Recognition Luncheon. Chef Wolf was recognized as an Iowa Teacher of the Year finalist. Mr. Reece was recognized as an Iowa Presidential Award Math Finalist.
Iowa Department of Education Director Brad Buck, Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds, and other leaders honored 12 finalists and winners of the following teaching awards at the Outstanding Iowa Teachers Recognition Luncheon in Altoona:
- Iowa Teacher of the Year
- Iowa Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
- Iowa Preserve America History Teacher of the Year
“I’m inspired by great teachers, and they will lead the way as we take our education system to the next level in Iowa,” Buck said.
The luncheon was hosted by the Iowa Department of Education and sponsored by CenturyLink, the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History, the National Science Foundation and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy.
Visit the Iowa Department of Education site for more information.