navarro_j-compTwo History Teachers teachers from Region 6 are among the three who have been recognized as National History Day in Missouri Teachers of the Year.
 
Jason Navarro of Wheaton Schools, an MSSU alumnus, won the Patricia Behring Senior Division Award.
 
Ivan Obert of South Middle School, Joplin, won the Patricia Behring Junior Division Award. Last year, he won the Joseph Webber prize.

Both will be Missouri’s nominees for these awards at the national level.

Dr. Paul Teverow of the MSSU History Department Coordinates the National History Day efforts.