Nominations are open for the National Association of Geoscience Teachers’ 2017 Outstanding Earth Science Teacher Award, which is given to educators who have contributed to the stimulation of interest in the earth sciences at the pre-college level.

Teachers who cover a significant amount of earth science content with their students are eligible for section awards; sectional winners become national finalists.

The nomination deadline for the Central Section, which includes Kentucky, is May 1. Click here for more information and a link to the nomination form.