Michelle Plakosh, Marketing Education Instructor at the Trumbull Career & Technical Center received the Distinguished Service Award for the category of the Special Needs from the ACTE Organization.
Plakosh was honored to recognize her superior teaching and professional commitment to organization. Criteria for selection include contributions in improving, promoting and development of Career/Technical Education.
Mary Flint Director of the TCTC, stated, “Michelle has served in a leadership capacity in our professional development program for many years. She is on the cutting edge of educational improvements in the Marketing field.”
Larry Crawford, Academic Supervisor, said that the before and after with Plakosh’s students is apparent to everyone. “Her students annually make excellent progress in their academic attainment as well as in their social and interpersonal skill development. Her classroom/lab is like a community where everyone works together for commonly agreed upon goals and objectives.”