Friday September 26th, 2014.
The Minnesota Technology Education and Engineering Association MTEEA announced today that Andover High Schools Technology Education Department has been selected as this year’s recipient of the Program Excellence Award.
Members of the department include Mike Hecker, Frank Kratochvill and Dale Johnson. The three echoed the statement “We are very pleased to have Andover High School recognized. We have been fortunate in the fact that we have been able to build this department together, beginning in 2002 when the school opened. The staff and administration at Andover have been very supportive and worked with us allowing us to build our vision. We thank our students, who have exceeded our expectations challenging us with their interest and enthusiasm. “
The Program Excellence Award is one of the highest honors given to Technology and Engineering Education classroom teachers at the middle or high school levels. The award is presented at the MTEEA annual meeting in recognition of outstanding contributions to the profession and provides public recognition locally as well as internationally.
The award recognizes the outstanding Technology Education Program at the high school level in Minnesota. These schools will represent the Minnesota Technology and Engineering Educators Association (MTEEA) at the Program Excellence Awards program at the annual International Technology and Engineering Educators Association (ITEEA) conference.