Nominations are being accepted for the 2019-2020 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Anyone may nominate exceptional STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) teachers in grades K-6. Awards alternate between elementary and secondary teachers. Teachers also may self-nominate.
Since the program’s inception, more than 5,000 teachers have been honored for contributions in the classroom and to their profession. The nomination deadline is March 1, while the application deadline is May 1.