By providing their students with safety training, educators gain the satisfaction of knowing they have educated their students academically and improved their students' safety and employability.






The Safety Educator of the Year Award, sponsored by CareerSafe, recognizes exceptional educators who have not only dedicated their time to prepare students for the future but to also help students recognize and mitigate workplace hazards in their chosen careers.

The winning educator will be announced at CareerTech Vision's ACTE Awards Banquet on November 30th, 2016. The award includes: $5,000 cash prize for the classroom, all expenses trip paid to ACTE CareerTech Vision, and annual ACTE membership.

Please read through the biographies of each educator and select the individual you feel is most deserving of the award.

Scott Burke
Geometry in Construction Instructor
Loveland High School
Diane Herndon
Landscape Program Instructor
Frederick Career & Technology Center

Sharon Singleton
Structured Learning Experience Coordinator
Bonnie Brae
New Jersey

Chris Stalder
Carpentry Instructor
Willcox High School
Karl Cabucio
Business Technology Shop Instructor
Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School