Each year PASCO and the National Science Teachers Association honor three educators for their innovative inquiry-based, technology-infused STEM programs
Apply or nominate someone for a STEM Educator Award from the NSTA website.
Full NSTA STEM Educator Awards information (pdf) which contains all the additional details and submission requirements.
All entries for the 2016 awards must be received by November 30th, 2015.
The PASCO STEM Educator awards, sponsored by PASCO scientific, in partnership with the National Science Teachers Association, recognize excellence and innovation in the field of STEM education at middle school and high school levels.
Eligibility: The applicant must be a 6–12 STEM educator. Individuals must have a minimum of 3 years teaching experience in the STEM fields, who implement innovative inquiry-based, technology infused STEM programs.
A total of 3 awardees will be selected annually with the breakdown of recipients as follows:
Excellence in STEM education is the overall criterion for the selection of recipients. The judging committee is a panel of experts selected by NSTA. Specifically this committee will be looking for entries to:
A total of 3 awardees will be selected annually. Each awardee will receive up to $1000 to cover travel expenses to attend the NSTA national conference and be part of a STEM share-a-thon workshop, a $500 monetary gift, and a $5000 certificate for PASCO scientific products. The recipient of the award will be honored during the Awards Banquet at the NSTA national conference.
Submissions must be received by November 30th, 2015 to be eligible for the 2016 PASCO STEM Educator Awards.
Visit the NSTA awards page for examples of narratives from past applications or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any additional questions about the PASCO STEM Educator Awards.
Thank you to everyone who submitted an application for the 2014 PASCO STEM Educator Awards. View summaries of the winning entries