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Nominate an oustanding STEM teacher

Nominate an oustanding STEM teacher

San Antonio Math & Science Education Coalition (SAMSEC) is accepting applications for outstanding math and science teachers.

In it’s fourth year, SAMSEC ‘s San Antonio Mayoral / County Judge Outstanding Science and Mathematics Teaching Award will recognize the outstanding achievements of new teachers in the field of math, science, technology and engineering. School districts are accepting teacher nominations. The deadline to submit a nomination is November 11, 2011.

Twelve $1,000 award prizes will be awarded to  public school educators who encourage students and teachers to strive for excellence and exhibit a passion and commitment to the teaching profession. Teachers should exhibit innovative, creative and effective practices in the classroom.

State certified public school educators in grades Pre-K -12 currently teaching math or science courses in San Antonio or Bexar County and who have been teaching 5 years or less are eligible to participate. (Previous winners are ineligible.)

• To download the Teaching Award Application, click here.