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Five Star Award Program

Every ECOEA Local Association can be in the running for this award each year. Top prize of $500 is awarded in a lottery drawing from the pool of locals who have met the criteria set forth. Click below for more information and the criteria list

ECOEA Five Star Award Program

The 5 Star Awards for this year went to the following ECOEA Local Associations who all met at least five of the six criteria during the 2019-2020 school year. Award certificates were mailed to all qualifying locals and the $500 drawing was won by the North Canton Education Association, Julie Nelson, President. North Canton EA has qualified for the Five Star Award since its inception in 2011. This is the first time they have won the drawing. Congratulations to all the locals for their excellent participation in ECOEA.

Meeting 5 of 6 criteria were:

  • Canton Professional Educators’ Association, President Paul Palomba
  • Malvern Education Association; President Tami Warner
  • Rittman Education Association, President Ed Sims

Meeting all 6 of 6 criteria were:

  • Alliance Education Association, President Christine Heutsche
  • East Holmes Teachers’ Association, President Megan Mullet
  • Minerva Local Education Association, President Stuart Grunder
  • North Canton Education Association, President Julie Nelson
  • Newcomerstown Teachers’ Association, President Steven Pritchard
  • Perry Classroom Teachers’ Association, President Tony Ridenour
  • Plain Local Teachers’ Association, President David Frederick
  • Wooster Education Association, President Scott Miller