Parent Teacher Magazine Cabarrus County School January 2014 - Page 9

CTE Teachers Receive State, National Honors Since the start of the 2013-2014 school year, Cabarrus County Schools Career and Technical Education Department (CTE) teachers have won state and national honors. Congratulations to: • Matt Barrier, Mount Pleasant High School – Honorary American FFA Degree-Teacher Award from the National FFA Organization. In addition to these honors for CTE staff members, CTE Director Lisa Conger was named the state’s top CTE administrator in August. • David Parisi, Jay M. Robinson High School – N.C. High School Teacher Excellence Award from the N.C. Technology and Design Educators • Chief David Barlow, Concord High School Fire Academy – N.C. Trades and Industry New Teacher of the Year Award from the N.C. Trade and Industrial Education Teacher Association “DO THE RAPTOR!” AND WIN FREE TICKETS! “1. 2. 3. 4.” “Hunt with your feet!” “Eat with your beak!” “Do the Raptor!” *Chomp!* (Count on one hand!) (Talons left!) (Talons right!) *Chomp!* (Fly around!) TWO WAYS TO WIN... The Hard Way...Make A Video 1. Watch the YouTube Video “Do the Raptor” at 2. Make a video of yourself doing “The Raptor.” 3. Add music or other dance steps --get creative! 4. Post your video to YouTube or send us a link to where it is posted. 5. Email us at 6. We’ll send you two tickets to walk the Raptor Trail. The Easy Way...Register Online. 1. Watch the YouTube Video “Do the Raptor” at 2. Go to and enter to win a Family 4-pack of tickets. 3. Wait a while for the drawing. 4. If you win, we’ll send the prize. DEADLINE TO REGISTER: February 15, 2014 Parent Teacher Magazine • January/February 2014 • 7