BC Faculty Member Receives 2023 Educator of the Year Award from National Education Association

Christina Cruz Boone
We are proud to announce that BC Educator, Dr. Christine Cruz Boone, has received the 2023 Educator of the Year award from the National Education Association (NEA). Please join us in congratulating her on this prestigious accomplishment. The nomination process for this award is very competitive, and Dr. Cruz Boone received an abundance of support from the local community and members of the statewide Community College Association (CCA) Board. During a recent meeting, the State Council honored Dr. Cruz Boone for the positive impact she has had on the local education community, and for recognition as teacher of the year.

Thank you for your hard work and dedication to our Bakersfield College community and educational institutions in Kern County, Dr. Christine Cruz Boone. We are proud to work alongside you as you strive to improve students' lives in Bakersfield and the surrounding areas. Congratulations on all your accomplishments!