Karen Swanson's commitment to education has always stretched well beyond the walls of the school. Swanson is involved in the educational community both locally and nationally.
A Little About Me
Swanson has received a lot of prestigious distinctions and medals as a result of her continuous commitment to furthering education in her town, state, and nation.
Association for Career and Technical Education (ACTE) Region III, Award of Merit, 2021. The objective of the ACTE is to provide educational leadership in the development of a competitive workforce. This group aims to empower educators to provide high-quality CTE programs so that all students have the best chance of succeeding.
National Alliance for Partnerships in Equity (NAPE) Unsung Hero Award, 2018. The Unsung Hero Award recognizes educators and individuals who have led big initiatives or projects while also working in the trenches on a daily basis. This person must also have made a substantial contribution to ensuring diversity, equity, and inclusion in education, which leads to high-skill, high-wage, in-demand employment and study programs.