PANABO CITY – Dr. Leo D. Rayon, Jr., Davao del Norte State College’s current Director for Administrative Services and faculty member of the Institute of Teacher Education, was dubbed as Most Outstanding Teacher in Region XI by the Association of Region XI Teacher Education Institutions (ARTEI), Philippine Association for Teachers and Educators (PAFTE), and the Commission on Higher Education Region XI.

The recognition was announced last December 2, 2022, during the association’s regional conference at the Pinnacle Hotel, Davao City. Dr. Rayon was nominated by DNSC because of his exemplary contribution in advancing the teaching profession through instruction and research. He was also praised by the award-giving body for his meritorious professional experiences and academic achievements.

The plaque of recognition was handed over by ARTEI president, Dr. Avesma Bentayao, PAFTE president, Dr. Jucelyn Hua, and CHED RO XI Education Supervisor II, Dr. Evelyn Ecle.