Congratulations to Eileen Caspers, General Director of School and Career Programs for Topeka Public Schools. She was recently named Administrator of the Year by the Kansas Association for Career and Technical Education.
"It is an honor to be selected as the K-ACTE Administrator of the Year for 2015. In the last few years, career and technical education has increased in recognition by students, parents and teachers. It is critical that we continue to assist students in experi...encing careers of their interest and assist them in discovering how their high school curriculum is relevant to their futures,” Caspers said of her award.
According to its website, “The Kansas Association for Career & Technical Education Awards Program seeks to promote excellence in career and technical education by recognizing individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the field, programs that exemplify the highest standards, and organizations that have conducted activities to promote and expand career and technical education.”
As the state Administrator of the Year award winner, Caspers will be considered for the regional award next year.