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Teacher Receives Human Relations Award

Powell Academy technology coordinator Rodney Jones will be honored with the Gene Lentzner Human Relations Award by the California Conference for Equality and Justice during the organization’s 58th Annual Humanitarian Awards Celebration.

The event is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 11 at the Museum of Latin American Art, located at 628 Alamitos Ave. in Long Beach.

Jones, a teacher on special assignment, also advises the school’s Male Academy, helping students to develop valuable life skills through mentoring.

The award is given in the name of Gene Lentzner because of his life-long commitment to bringing diverse people together to improve human relations in the Long Beach area.

Learn more and register for the event here.

Rodney Jones