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Past Recipients

Idaho’s PTE programs are some of the best in the nation. Idaho’s best practices are often adopted by other states, our students and faculty frequently receive national recognition, and our data shows just how much of a difference we make in the lives of students and fellow Idahoans.

2011

  • Postsecondary Program of the Year:
    • Lewis-Clark State College Diesel Technology
  • Secondary Programs of the Year:
    • Meridian Professional-Technical Center Agricultural Science
    • Meridian Professional-Technical Center Automotive Technology
  • Exemplary Short-Term Training Program
    • Lake Pend Oreille High School Individualized Occupational Training
  • Distinguished Service Award:
    • Jim Baxter, Career Guidance Program Manger, Division of Professional-Technical Education (Retired)

2010

  • Postsecondary Programs of the Year:
    • Lewis-Clark State College Web Development
    • North Idaho College Computer and Office Technology (Runner-Up)
  • Secondary Programs of the Year:
    • Capital High School Video Production
    • Troy High School Agricultural Science and Technology (Runner-Up)
    • Renaissance High School Residential Construction (Runner-Up)
  • Distinguished Service Award:
    • Dr. Jerry Beck, President, College of Southern Idaho
  • 2009

  • Postsecondary Program of the Year:
    • College of Southern Idaho Emergency Services
  • Secondary Program of the Year
    • Sandpoint High School Health Occupations
  • Service/Support Program of the Year:
    • Idaho State University College of Technology Farm Business Management
  • Distinguished Service Award:
    • Dr. Linda Clark, Superintendent, Meridian Joing School District No. 2

2008

  • Postsecondary Program of the Year:
    • Boise State University Selland College of Applied Technology Dental Assisting
  • Secondary Program of the Year:
    • Project C.D.A. Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Service/Support Program of the Year:
    • Robert Janss School, Idaho Department of Corrections Commercial Cleaning
  • Distinguished Service Award:
    • Senator Dean Cameron