Students in the CAPS Teaching Careers program competed in the Missouri Educators Rising State Conference on Wednesday, March 4.
A total of 13 students from the chapter competed, and nine went home with medals, qualifying for the National Competition June 18-21 in Washington D.C.
The state medalists were:
Fifth place chapter competition – Inside Our Schools: Sarah Becszlko, Mia Harting, Sophia Olszowka and Maria Ruth.
Tie for fifth place Job Interview: Abigail Neely and Paige Whittall.
Fifth place Impromptu Speaking-: Richard Hutson
Fourth place Impromptu Speaking: Maria Ruth
Third place Children’s Lit Pre-K: Nicole Brinker and Kamryn Miller
Third place Public Speaking: Lauren Hoerstkamp