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Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Recipients


2014 and 2015 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Recipients

On August 22, 2016, President Obama named 213 mathematics and science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. These awardees represent all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories, and the Department of Defense Education Activity schools. The cohort of awardees named represent two nomination years, one of teachers in kindergarten through 6th grade classrooms (2014) and the other in 7th through 12th grade classrooms (2015).

The 2014 recipients are Rebecca Cummings, a science teacher at Pelham Elementary School and Ann Gaffney, a mathematics teacher at Londonderry Middle School. The 2015 recipients are Robin Ellwood, a science teacher at Rye Junior High School and Patrick Kaplo a science teacher at Windham High School.

2013 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Recipients

On July 1, 2015, President Obama named 108 mathematics and science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. This year’s awardees represent all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, U.S. Territories, and the Department of Defense Education Activity schools. Stephanie Burke, West Running Brook Middle School (Derry) and Jennifer Deenik, Souhegan High School (Amherst) have been selected as 2013 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching recipients.

2012 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

On December 20, 2013 President Obama named 102 mathematics and science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Holly Doe, a teacher at Pelham Elementary School, has been selected as a 2012 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching recipient.

2011 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

On June 11, 2012 President Obama named 97 mathematics and science teachers as recipients of the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. Gina Bergskaug has been selected as a 2011 Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching recipient.

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