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2017 VASE Outstanding Teaching in Science Awards: Nominations due May 31, 2017


The VASE Outstanding Teaching in Science Awards require that the candidate:

  • inspire students of all backgrounds and abilities to learn
  • stimulate critical thinking
  • have sustained excellence in teaching
  • have the respect and admiration of students, parents, and colleagues
  • have developed innovative approaches to teaching methodology and curricula
  • play an active and useful role in the community as well as in the school.

Nomination applications must include:

  • a nominating letter,
  • a second letter of recommendation
  • the candidate's resume, and
  • a one-page statement of teaching philosophy written by the candidate.

Completed applications should be sent to:
Dr. Grace Spatafora, Middlebury College

Materials must be received on or before May 31, 2017. Awards include a commemorative plaque and a monetary gift presented at a public forum to honor the awardees, who will become affiliates of the Academy.

An announcement in PDF form can be downloaded.

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