Nebo's Own CTE Teacher is Utah May CTE Teacher of the Month

Submitted by nikki.argyle on

Nebo's own - Blake Nielsen, a dedicated educator with a passion for woodworking and drafting, has been honored as the May 2024 Utah CTE (Career and Technical Education) Teacher of the Month.

With a firm belief in the power of hands-on learning, Blake's classes at Spanish Fork High School and the ALC are not just about textbooks and lectures; they're about rolling up your sleeves and getting to work. Through his guidance, students learn the artistry of woodworking and the precision of drafting, skills that go beyond the classroom and into the real world.

Blake is a leader in his field, sharing his expertise with fellow educators in the Mountainland Region CTE. Through partnerships with industry leaders like Legacy Woodworking Machinery, Blake has spearheaded initiatives to integrate cutting-edge technology, specifically CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machines, into the classroom. These machines, once reserved for high-tech industries, are now empowering students to create intricate designs with unparalleled precision.

As the May 2024 Utah CTE Teacher of the Month, Blake Nielsen stands as a shining example of the impact that dedicated educators can have on their students and communities. His commitment to excellence, innovation, and student success serves as an inspiration to educators across the state and beyond. Congratulations, Blake, on this well-deserved recognition!

Blake Nielsen Utah May CTE Teacher of the Month

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Nikki Argyle