Veteran Superintendent Receives 2013 Dr. Effie H. Jones Humanitarian Award
Alexandria, Va., Feb. 1, 2013 – Concetta Raimondi, 36 year veteran of public education and currently superintendent of Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township, Indianapolis, Ind., will be honored by the American Association of School Administrators (AASA) and awarded the 2013 Dr. Effie H. Jones Humanitarian Award during the AASA National Conference on Education (NCE), Feb. 21-23 in Los Angeles, Calif.
This award recognizes leaders who exemplify the qualities modeled by the late Effie Hall Jones, educator and AASA associate executive director—her professional and personal commitment to diversifying the field of education with high quality leaders and to ensuring the best education for all students. The award honors Jones’ efforts to elevate the status of minorities and women in education and her legacy of justice, humanity and promise for all children.
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