2019 VASE Paula Fives-Taylor Outstanding Teaching in Science Awards: Nominations due June 30, 2019
The VASE Outstanding Teaching in Science Awards require that the candidate:
inspire students of all backgrounds and abilities to learn
stimulate critical thinking
have sustained excellence in teaching
have the respect and admiration of students, parents, and colleagues
have developed innovative approaches to teaching methodology and curricula
play an active and useful role in the community as well as in the school.
Nomination applications must include:
a nominating letter,
a second letter of recommendation
the candidate's resume, and
a one-page statement of teaching philosophy written by the candidate.
Completed applications should be sent to:
Dr. John Cohn
Materials must be received on or before June 30, 2019. Awards include a commemorative plaque and a monetary gift presented at a public forum to honor the awardees, who will become affiliates of the Academy.
You can download a nomination form here
Teacher of the Year Brian Slopey