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MTMS Teacher recognized by Kansas Art Education Association

The Kansas Art Education Association (KAEA) recognized Wendy Ping, art teacher at Monticello Trails Middle School, as the Kansas Outstanding Middle Art Educator for 2018-19. She was presented her award during the KAEA fall conference in Rock Springs, Kansas on October 12th. This award recognizes exemplary contributions, achievements, and service of art educators within the state of Kansas.

Wendy Ping has made many contributions to art education in USD 232 as an art instructor as well as an art education adjunct instructor at Emporia State, a youth art instructor at the Nerman Museum of Contemporary Art, a board member of the Kansas Art Education Association and 2019 co-chair of the annual KAEA profession development conference.

Below: Educators recognized at Kansas Art Education Association awards banquet; Wendy Ping pictured on far right.

KAEA 2018-19 Award Winners