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Missouri Association of Rural Education


Outstanding Rural Education Awards

Outstanding Rural Elementary Teacher Mrs. Mary Lynn Howard Elsberry R-II School District Elsberry, MO Outstanding Rural Secondary Teacher Mrs. Tracy Fuller Community R-VI School District . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Education Award Winners

  Rural Education Awards Each year MARE presents awards for outstanding performance in the area of rural education.  These awards are presented each year at the annual MARE winter conference.  The 2006 winners are, left . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Building Administrator

Kenneth Kelso

Kenneth Kelso has dedicated the last thirty-one years to the education of America's youth with the last nineteen as the elementary and secondary principal at the Bevier C-4 School District.  Like many rural administrators, he has had . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural District Administrator

Joan Patrick

Joan Patrick is currently the Superintendent of the Bevier C-4 School District at Bevier, Missouri.  Her commitment to students and education began thirty-three years ago as a classroom instructor and for over 20 years as the district . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Elementary Teacher

Pam Johnson

Pam Johnson, a teacher of many subjects and levels, but most importantly many students; has a career in the education field which spans 26 years.  Her entire teaching career has been at the elementary level and has been in the Avenue . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Middle School Teacher

Nancy Probstfeld

2006 marks the eighth year of outstanding service that Nancy Probstfeld has given to education.  Ms. Probstfeld is a sixth grade language arts and social studies teacher in the Crane Middle School in Crane, Missouri.  . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Missouri School District

Concordia R-II School District

Concordia R-II is located in West Central Missouri about halfway between Kansas City and Columbia.  Being a rural town of approximately 2150 people, the primary way of life is devoted to production agriculture and it's many agri-related . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Secondary Student

Justin Moon

Justin Moon is a senior at Chilhowee High School.  He has attended the Chilhowee district since kindergarten and is described as your all around All American boy .  Justin always has a smile on his face and is ready to go to work . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Secondary Teacher

Constance Wyrick

Connie Wyrick has been educating young people in the Miller Co. R-III School District for the last five years.  Mrs. Wyrick's teaching experiences have been focused in the area of the general science program as well as numerous advanced . . .

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2006 Outstanding Rural Support Staff Member

Janise Gardner

Janise Gardner has been described as the " Best Secretary in the Whole World !" For the last two years, she has served as the school office secretary in the Chilhowee R-IV School District, Chilhowee, Missouri.   Behind every . . .

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