Phone: 352-671-6210 ext 58064


Degrees and Certifications:

Masters in Education Leadership Bachelor's in Business Administration Certified in Technology Education Certified Master Trainer MSSC CPT NG CAR PD FOR PD IHK CNC Operator

Dale Toney

Educational History and Professional Development

  • Education

  • St. Leo University Masters of Science-Educational Leadership

    Dade City, Florida                                                                            2004-2006

  • North Carolina State University- Bachelor of Arts- Business Management

    Raleigh, North Carolina                                                                 1977-1981

  • Fayetteville State University- Teacher Certification (NC)

  • University of South Florida- Certification for Technology Ed. (FL)

  • University of North Florida- Certification for Technology Ed. (FL)


  • Employment History

  • Instructor- Career Choice Academy @ Belleview High School  (Robotics, Automation and Design program)  2018-present
  • Production and Automation Technology; 11th-12th Grade     2011-2018  

  • Administration (Dean, Athletic Director,  Assistant Principal); Marion County Schools                                   2007-2011

  • Engineering Technology; 9-12 grade                                       1995-2007


  • Professional Organizations:

    As a member of the Florida Association of Career and Technology Educators (FACTE), I have attended the relevant state conferences. I have presented at the FACTE Conference on Best Practices for my program to fellow teachers and program directors. I have also consulted with the Florida Advanced Technology Educators organization in creating high school programs that will help secondary students pass the rigorous Manufacturing Skills Standards Commission’s CPT certification test.

    I also work with the Skills USA as an advisor preparing my students for leadership and skills competitions.

  • Past-President of Florida Association of Industry and Technology Educators (FAITE)  

  • Member Board of Directors FAITE 
  • Member of the FACTE board of Directors
  • Awards:

  • 2018: Innovator Teacher of the Year Award-The Henry Ford Foundation
  • 2013: Selected as Golden Apple Teacher of the Year for Marion Technical Institiute.

  • 2013: Selected as the Florida Advanced Technology Educators Secondary Teacher of the Year for the state of Florida.