Monday, March 5, 2012

Board Names Friends of Education Winners

The Topeka Public Schools Board of Education recognized one group and one individual as 2012 Friends of Education winners at their March 1 meeting. The Jardine Middle School Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads of Great Students) coordinators were recognized as winners in the community/civic organization category. McEachron Elementary volunteer, June Rule, was recognized in the school volunteer category.

The Kansas Confidence in Public Education Task Force sponsors the award program each year. TPS selects local winners and then submits them as nominations to the Task Force for statewide recognition.

Pictured below left to right: Quentin Martin, Doug Shima, Larry Zimmerman and Jeremy Snowden. Not pictured: Hank Miller, Rev. Steven Crowder and Craig Strever. More information about the Watch D.O.G.S. can be found here.







  

Below: June Rule meets with students to work on math.












 More information about June Rule can be found here.




Information about the Task Force can be found here.