In partnership with the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), PASCO® announces the call for applications for the 2013 PASCO STEM Educator Awards. The annual awards, judged by a panel of experts appointed by NSTA, recognize excellence and innovation among STEM (science, technology, education, and math) educators at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.
Each year the PASCO STEM Educator Awards recognize five educators with a prize totaling approximately $4,500, which includes:
- $1,000 cash award
- $2,000certificate for PASCO products to further support their STEM program
- Up to $1,500 for travel expenses to attend the NSTA national conference, where they will participate in a STEM "share-a-thon" workshop and be recognized at the NSTA Awards Banquet.
K–12 educators who would like to apply for this award should submit a program description along with examples that show how students in their program are addressing real-world problems using STEM applications.
For more information, visit http://www.pasco.com/STEMawards.