Commissioner, Dr. Wayne Lewis; Amanda Ellis, Deputy Commissioner; Kristel Smith, Director of KDE Government Relations; Tom Thompson, Director of KY Technical Schools; paid a visit to the Webster County Area Technology Center on 10-16-19. The group was accompanied by Webster County school and district administrators: Senator Robby Mills: Representative Jim Gooch; Steve Henry, County Judge Executive; Larry Garrity, Administrative Consultant for the Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition; and Webster County Board Members, Mickey Dunbar, Cameron Edwards, and Venita Murphy. The purpose of the visit was to tour the ATC classrooms, meet the teachers and talk to some of the students. Dr. Lewis plans to visit all of the technology schools in the state.
After spending the morning at the ATC, Dr. Lewis and other administrators traveled to Sebree Elementary for a visit.