Award for Excellence in High School Science Teaching
Criteria for this award includes demonstrated excellence in the following areas:
commitment and enthusiasm for science teaching
fostering college and career readiness in STEM
incorporating literacy in the science classroom
innovation in science teaching
professionalism and leadership
Fall (Oct/Nov) and Spring (Mar/Apr), 2 awardees per cycle
Plaque and monetary award, featured in local section newsletter, recognition at a banquet, and eligibility to be nominated for regional/national teaching awards in the ACS.
Who can be nominated?
Any high school science teachers within the 26 counties of the NC-ACS
Who can be nominate a teacher?
Any fellow teacher or administrator. Nominations can be made here. It takes 5 minutes.
Deadline for Nominations in the Fall 2021 cycle: June 30, 2021