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DOE gets top honors at MagPro Awards

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 by Ken Quintanilla

Guam - The Department of Education came out on top at this weekend's MagPro awards. DOE won the 2014 Department of the Year for Large Agencies and the 2014 Merit Cup of Excellence Award to Southern High School cultural dance teacher Vince Reyes as the Overall Employee of the Year.

Other nominees for the top agency honor were the Guam Power Authority, the Port Authority of Guam, and the Department of Public Health and Social Services. DOE superintendent Jon Fernandez says he's proud of all the employees adding "this validation of our progress gives us all an extra boost to continue and accelerate improvements for our kids."

The MagPro Award is the governor's employee and agency recognition program for outstanding government employees.

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