The following testimonial was shared by Wolf Creek Local Schools in selecting Bob Caldwell as a 2016 Celebrate Teaching Distinguished Educator. 

Bob Caldwell is an outstanding educator, who has been an advocate for children in the Appalachian region over the past 40 years in his roles ranging from teacher and coach to finishing his carer in education by serving as Superintendent at Wolf Creek Local Schools for the past 19 years. 

Bob has worked with the community on the passage of levies to better the school environment and to modernize the facilities in the district. He has worked with grant and private funding to provide students the opportunity to use a variety of technology in the classroom. He has worked to increase the number of College Credit Plus offerings for students in Southeastern Ohio to level the playing field for careers beyond high school. His continued guidance and dedication to every student's education has resulted in Wolf Creek Schools being recognized as excellent for five consecutive years. Through his leadership, the children have thrived academically and through many co-curricular and extracurricular activities.