Dallas, Texas – At the recent annual conference for the International Technology and Engineering Educator Association, the Encore department at Rochelle Middle School was recognized as one of only 24 programs worldwide to earn the prestigious Program Excellence Award.
Sponsored by the ITEEA and Paxton/Patterson, the Program Excellence Award is one of the highest honors given to Technology and Engineering classroom programs on the elementary, middle or high school levels. It is presented in recognition of outstanding contributions to the profession and students. Schools from all over the United States and around the world compete for this honor.
Each year the Program Excellence winners are recognized at the largest conference for Technology & Engineering Educators in the world. This year the program at Rochelle Middle School was recognized at the first general session of the conference where the award plaques and pins were presented.