by Coy Holcombe.
Zach Tappan, agricultural science teacher at EHS, was recently elected to serve on the board of directors of the Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association of Texas (VATAT). Each VATAT board member is elected to serve a three-year term. The VATAT Board of Directors is responsible for conducting business concerning the the Association and agricultural science teachers in Texas. Texas is divided into 10 areas; board members represent agricultural science teachers in their respective areas. The VATAT Board of Directors is comprised of 61 board members from across Texas. The mission of VATAT is "preparing educators to develop 21st Century leaders in agriculture through excellence in education, citizenship and cooperation."
EISD congratulates Zach on being elected to this leadership position.