Gerrot Jacobson Named Educator of the Year by the Vision Hi-Tech Training and Expo

Gerrot Jacobson posted on Monday, March 11, 2024 in  College News

Gerrot Jacobson, Automotive Technology Instructor at Hawkeye Community College, has been named the 2024 Educator of the Year by the Vision Hi-Tech Training and Expo. He was nominated by fellow educators, former students, and automotive industry professionals. The award was presented to Gerrot on March 1 at the Vision Hi-Tech training and Expo conference during the Educator Think Tank program. Gerrot has been an instructor at Hawkeye in the Automotive Technology program since 2019.

Vision Hi-Tech Training and Expo is the premier professional development event for automotive service industry professionals. The Educator Think Tank Program was launched with the goal of bringing automotive technology educators together in a learning-driven and exciting environment to brainstorm, collaborate, and learn. The Educator of the Year is awarded to an individual whose commitment to their students and program sets them apart. They have demonstrated innovative and successful teaching methods and drive to continually adapt and move forward in their teaching field.


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