The North Central P-16 Council recently announced the 2019 BEST (Businesses Empowering Students and Teachers) Award winners.
Receiving the award for Robertson County was Timothy Dowell of Electrolux Home Products..
The BEST Award celebrates the accomplishments of community leaders, business owners, and entrepreneurs. It recognizes those who share knowledge and expertise, advocate, and foster student success in pre-K through postsecondary education.
The P-16 Council is made up of area secondary school educators, higher education leaders and business people. It is led by Volunteer State Community College. The goal of P-16 is to promote the relationship between education and the value of work, develop a highly trained workforce, and create a culture of lifelong learning by positively impacting student success through awareness, advocacy, and action.
The BEST Award winners were honored by the Council at the October meeting.