B'laster Archives - Tomorrows Technician
Brandon Baldwin, 2023-2024 Instructor Of The Year

His methods use a combination of teachable moments, team building and hands-on experimentation, all in the name of education.

Meet Nick Hummel, B’laster Instructor Of The Year Candidate

NIck Hummel, at Beachwood, OH’s Matrix Trade Institute Is our next B’laster Instructor of the Year candidate.

Meet Brandon Baldwin, B’laster Instructor Of The Year Candidate

Brandon Baldwin is the Associate Professor of Automotive Technology at SUNY Canton.

Meet Steve Barnes, B’laster Instructor Of The Year Candidate

AK Smith Career Center instructor teaches automotive professionalism and passion.

B’laster, Tomorrow’s Tech Seeks Top Teachers

This isn’t your typical contest because the Instructor of the Year isn’t your typical educator. Enter or nominate today!

2023 B’laster Instructor of the Year Announced

Robert Ballard of Chapel Hill, NC, has been named the 2022-2023 Instructor of the Year.

B’laster Announces April Instructor Of The Year Candidate

Jeremy Davis, from the Hamilton Career and Technology Center, is the April 2023 Instructor of the Year Finalist.

B’laster Names March Instructor Of The Year Candidate

Robert Ballard is the March Finalist in Tomorrow’s Technician/B’laster’s 2022-2023 Instructor of the Year Program.

B’laster Names February Instructor Of The Year Finalist

Rick Fortney from Bloomingdale Senior High in Valrico, FL is the February 2023 finalist.

B’laster Introduces the January 2023 IOTY Finalist

Chadwick Groom, automotive instructor at Northeast Ohio’s Six District Compact, is the January finalist.

B’laster Names December Instructor Of The Year Candidate

Dale McCraw from the Madison (MS) Career & Tech Center is the December 2022 finalist.

B’laster Introduces the November 2022 IOTY Finalist

Joe Hires from Jefferson City Schools in Jefferson City, MO, is the November 2022 candidate.