New award recognizes innovative STEM educators

McGraw-Hill Education announces the Science, Technology, Engineering & Math Innovative Educator Awards. The awards, known as the STEMIEs, will acknowledge teachers who are pioneering effective techniques to engage their students in science, technology, engineering or math. McGraw-Hill will award $25,000 in cash and prizes to the winners of the contest.

To enter, teachers will submit a short video at to demonstrate an innovative lesson, experiment or other project from their classroom. A short essay and lesson plan should accompany the video. Submissions will be accepted through May 31, 2012.

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