Region Report: Region I
Region I Overview
Region I is composed of the following 16 state affiliates: Connecticut, Delaware, District of Columbia, Federal Department of Education, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode island, Vermont and West Virginia.
Region I Mission Statement
To support the efforts of the ACTE state associations in providing educational leadership in the development of a competitive workforce.
Purpose of Region I
To foster involvement of membership in Region I activities
To cultivate organizational leadership
To advocate workforce development
To emphasize professional development
To promote a collaborative network of communication
Region I Membership
All ACTE members who hold membership in a Region I ACTE affiliate shall be members.
Region I Conferences
The Region I fall conference was held in White Plains, New York, on October 18, 19 and 20, 2001.
The fall conference for 2002 will be held in Plymouth, Massachusetts, on October 17, 18 and 19.
Contact Allen Vaughn at 505-998-3321, ext. 264.
2001 Region I Awards
The following awards were presented at the ACTE convention in New Orleans, December 2001.
* The Jim Hanneman Memorial Award for Leadership and Service was presented to Charleyne Gilbert, Maine.
* The Scott Westbrook Humanitarian Award was presented to Ernie Powers, West Virginia.
* Quality State Association Award for 2001 was presented to West Virginia ACTE.
* The Outstanding Region I Teacher of the Year 2001 is Karen Wellbaum, Ohio. …