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VIDEO: Meet Joe Mendola – The 2019 B’laster Instructor of the Year

During the 2018/2019 school year, Tomorrow’s Technician and B’laster Corporation awarded the first-ever “B’laster Instructor of the Year.”

Joe Mendola: The 2019 B’laster Instructor of the Year

This school year, Tomorrow’s Technician and B’laster partnered to search for automotive technology instructors who think outside of the toolbox with the first-ever “B’laster Instructor of the Year” program. Get to know our inaugural winner: Joe Mendola of Gaither High School.

Tampa Instructor Joe Mendola Named 2019 B’laster Instructor of the Year

Tomorrow’s Technician and B’laster Corporation – makers of the penetrant, PB B’laster – announced today the winner of the inaugural B’laster “Instructor of the Year” search: Joe Mendola from Gaither High School in Tampa, Florida.

Northview High School Instructor Named Seventh Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor Of The Year’

Anthony Migliorini shares how being an automotive instructor allows him to support his students to accomplish huge goals, be it hot rod makeovers or automotive competitions.

B’laster Names Top Four Finalists For 2019 ‘Instructor Of The Year’ Program

Tomorrow’s Technician and B’laster Corporation – makers of the penetrant, PB B’laster – are excited to announce the Top Four Finalists of the first-ever “Instructor of the Year” program.

Gaither High School Instructor Named Sixth Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor Of The Year’

Joe Mendola shares how restoring vehicles for drag racing helps his students learn every aspect of the vehicle, while learning the satisfaction of hard work.

Metropolitan Community College Instructor Named Fifth Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor Of The Year’

Pat Mckibbin shares why he returned to the schools to teach the next generation of techs. And, how working on hot rods brings a sense of pride, and career readiness, to his students. 

Career Center of Southern Illinois Instructor Named Fourth Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor Of The Year’

Greg Baird shares how a customized education helps students from all walks of life. 

Freedom High School Instructor Named October Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor Of The Year’

Tomorrow’s Technician and B’laster are searching for automotive technology instructors who think outside of the toolbox with the first-ever “B’laster Instructor of the Year” program. Our third finalist shares how project builds make a difference in the classroom. 

Klein Forest High School Instructor Named September Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor of the Year’

Jonathan Couch, our September “B’laster Instructor of the Year” finalist, shares how his “can-do” attitude helped him create an unofficial engine and collision repair program at his school. 

Okeechobee High School Instructor Named August Finalist For ‘B’laster Instructor of the Year’

Jason Anderson, our first “B’laster Instructor of the Year” finalist shares how his students practice real-world automotive careers with a functioning shop in the classroom. 

B’laster Launches Nationwide Search For Automotive ‘Instructor of the Year’

The B’laster Corporation – makers of the penetrant, PB B’laster – is searching for the automotive technology B’laster Instructor of the Year. In partnership with Tomorrow’s Technician magazine, B’laster will recognize exceptional automotive technology instructors at high schools, vo-tech programs and community colleges across the United States.