Oklahoma Teacher of the Year Speaks at Largest SWOSU Education Career Fair Since 2007

Oklahoma Teacher of the Year Jon Hazell (front middle) poses with 58 graduating teacher candidates at Southwestern Oklahoma State University during the March 28 Teacher Candidate Professional Development and Education Career Fair held on the Weatherford campus. Hazell, who is secondary science teacher at Durant High School, was guest speaker at the event that attracted 49 schools and four education service providers to the fair. Nearly 60 individuals assisted with mock job interviews. Bruce Belanger, coordinator of field experiences and certification with the SWOSU Education Department, said it was the largest fair at SWOSU since 2007.