Central High School Teacher Earns Statewide Honor

Published 05/02 2012 03:46PM

Updated 05/02 2012 07:05PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) A Central High School teacher has earned praise at the state level.

The Association of Career and Technical Educators named David Jordan Missouri's Teacher of the Year.

Jordan is the coordinator of marketing and business at Central.

"This honor is well deserved," said Dr. Melody Smith, Superintendent of Schools.  "David Jordan is respected by his peers and exemplifies excellence.  He is truly a dedicated teacher."

As Missouri's Teacher of the Year, Jordan is eligible for regional honors as well.

Jordan will receive his award during an annual conference in Springfield this summer.

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