Archive: Developing a Competitive Teacher Award Application, November 6, 2019

Learn how you can win up to $10,000 for your outstanding work as a science educator. The presenter will discuss the application process for 2019–20 academic year, share insight into completing your application, and provide tips for strengthening your submission for a chance to win prize money, materials, and equipment for your classroom!

NSTA Teacher Awards recognize preK–16 science educators in the United States and Canada who have had a positive impact on their students through innovative classroom science teaching. Learn more and apply.

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Below are comments from individuals who attended the seminar:

  • "As a pre-service teacher it was interesting seeing all the awards we might be eligible for when we start teaching."
  • "I enjoyed the fact that other educators were chatting, it was nice to hear different opinions."
  • "I learned that there are many awards available for teachers of science."
  • "I really enjoyed the poll questions and how the participants were encouraged to use the chat feature frequently."

A certificate of attendance was deposited into participants' account page for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.

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