February 29, 2024
Tom Jolliff (center with award), an agricultural teacher at North Union High School was honored as finalist for the 2023-24 Ag Educator of the Year Award. (Photo submitted)

NUHS teacher named Ag Educator of the Year finialist


From Richwood Gazette staff reports

Agricultural educators play an essential and selfless role in the communities they serve. As they prepare future generations for successful careers, many also devote countless hours and often their own resources to make a difference.

On Feb. 23 Tom Jolliff an agricultural teacher at North Union High School in Richwood was honored as a finalist for the 2023-2024 Ag Educator of the Year honor through the Golden Owl Award.

As a finalist, Jolliff was presented with a plaque in front of fellow teachers and students and the North Union FFA Chapter will receive $1,500 to help support future educational efforts. Jolliff will then have the chance to be crowned as Ohio’…

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