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Welding teacher in the running for prestigious award

A Grants Pass teacher is in the semi-finals for the Harbor Freight prize for teaching excellence.

Posted: Jul 18, 2019 5:58 PM
Updated: Jul 18, 2019 5:58 PM

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e harbor freight tools for schools prize for teaching excellence. leair teaches welding at the high school. student's in his program have higher high school completion rates and higher overall attendance than most of the school. jacob leair, meatal fabrication and welding teacher at grants pass high school. and once you get them to nationals there is seconds leair is currently nominated along with 49 other finalists. a panel of judges will narrow that down to 18 winners. they'll split one million dollars in prizes. the winners will be announced in october. mount ashland
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