MATE 2017
The Maryland Association of Teacher Educators (MATE) honors one distinguished teacher candidate from each Maryland institution of higher education annually.  Jason T. Moregon, C'16, was this year's recipient.  Jason wa an undergraduate in the Frederick Undergraduate Program who majored in Elementary Education with Certification in Elementary and Special Education.  Dr. Barbara Marinak, Chair, Education Department, said that  "He masterfully balanced the responsibilities of a full-time paraprofessional, family, and the demands of coursework and internship.  Jason was looked to as a leader by his colleagues."  Jason received his award at the MATE annual recognition luncheon held at the Marriott Conference Hotel in Towson, MD.
Pictured with Jason are his wife and daughter.