ACS Division of Chemical Education Glenn and Jane Crosby Rocky Mountain Regional Award for Excellence in High School Teaching
ACS Division of Chemical Education and the ACS Rocky Mountain Region. In 2006, The Division of Chemical Education established an endowment to underwrite an awards program designed to recognize, encourage, and stimulate outstanding teachers of high school chemistry in the ten regions of the American Chemical Society.
To recognize, encourage, and stimulate outstanding teachers of high school chemistry in the Northwest Region.
The ACS Rocky Mountain Region Award consists of a $1,000 cash award to the teacher, $50 for AACT membership dues, $450 to the high school for use with STEM activities, and plaques for both the teacher and the high school.
Nominees must be actively engaged in the teaching of chemistry or a chemical science in a high school (grades 9-12) within the Rocky Mountain Region on at least a half-time basis.
Nomination materials must be received by August 1 2021
Nomination materials must include:
A completed nomination form
The nominator’s letter of recommendation
The nominee’s current CV
The nominee’s statement on teaching philosophy
A supporting letter from the nominee’s current principal or supervisor