The American Vocational Assn has announced the winners of its national awards for 1998. Connie Smithson of Hixson (Tennessee) High School was selected as the Vocational Teacher of the Year for her service-learning program. Meanwhile, Tabitha Ratcliffe of Hayes Technical High School was named the Outstanding New Vocational Teacher for her information engineering technology program. Lastly, Belinda McCharen, a school-to-work coordinator in Oklahoma, was chosen the Outstanding Vocational Educator.
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