Goins to serve on IDOE Teacher Advisory Council


Staff report

Dennis Goins, performing arts department chair at Ben Davis, has been selected to serve on the Indiana Department of Education’s 2017-18 Teacher Advisory Council.
Goins will represent the 7th Indiana congressional district on the council. The council is comprised of one teacher from each of Indiana’s nine congressional districts and one at-large member.
The purpose of the council is to provide a forum for teachers to participate in meaningful discussion of education matters impacting the local, state and national levels.
Goins was one of three finalists for the Indiana Teacher of the Year Award in 2017. He is the director of BDTV, the television program at Ben Davis High School’s Area 31 Career Center.