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LAECA Awards Cenla Educator

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - A Cenla teacher was honored for her lifetime of good works

Eddie Mae Washington received the 'Friend of cChildren' award from the Louisiana Early Childhood Association during their 47th annual convention.

Washington served in Rapides Parish as a teacher, principal and assistant to the superintendent and is recently retired. Those who awarded Miss Washington say the choice was easy. 

"She's one of those people that can do for children, she is truly a friend of children, she knew the policy, she knew her budget, but she could always work it for what's best for the children," said Mary Lou Maples. 

The convention hosts educators from all over the country and teaches them through seminars how to better work with children. 

 

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