Ellie Pribble, Health Sciences teacher at Harrison Area Technology Center, received the KACTE Teacher of the Year award at the 2008 Career and Technical Education Summer Program in Louisville, Ky. on July 27.
This award is given to recognize teachers who are providing outstanding career and technical education programs for youth in their respective fields and communities. Recipients of this award must have made significant contributions toward innovative, unique and novel programs that are serving to improve and promote career and technical education. The recipients must also have made contributions to the educational field on the state and national level.
Pribble, a registered nurse, has been teaching the Health Sciences program for 21 years. She is married to Milton Pribble and the mother of Daniel and Emily Pribble.