January 2015: Dr. Ernie Adkins ‘00

Photo of Ernie Adkins

Last month Dr. Ernie Adkins ’00 was honored as one of the nation’s top educators when he received a Milken Educator award from the Milken Foundation. Ernie is currently the principal at Princeton Primary School in Princeton, WV. The award that is known as “the Oscars of teaching,” includes a $25,000 unrestricted cash prize in addition to the honor of joining an exclusive fraternity of public school educators in the U.S. In addition to his degree from Concord, Ernie also holds a masters and doctorate from Marshall University. To read more about Ernie and his dedication to his profession please visit the following link:

Congratulations Ernie on a well-deserved honor!