Congratulations to all 2013 NCSTA Award Winners!
Distinguished Service to Science Education Awards
Awarded to educators in different categories who exhibit excellence in their area of science education and have made significant contributions to science education beyond their local area.
The Vi Hunsucker Award- The Outstanding Science Educator in North Carolina
This award is the highest honor from NCSTA, recognizing individuals who have made a life-time commitment to science education, locally, statewide, and nationally, and especially to NCSTA as a leader and officer.
Mary Ellen Durham, Campbell University, Buies Creek
Outstanding Student Teacher in Science Awards
Awarded to student teachers who have completed their internship and have exhibited excellence in science teaching.
High School Award - Nicole Martin, Northside High School, Jacksonville
District Outstanding Science Teacher Awards
Awarded to teachers in each district of NCSTA who exhibit excellence in teaching science and leadership in their school in science education.
Mary Zeigler - Middle School
Cedar Grove Middle School - Supply
Claire McLaughlin - High School
Brunswick County Early College High School - Supply
Tomika Altman-Lewis - Elementary School
Burton Magnet Elementary School - Durham
Kelly Hartzell - High School
Franklin Academy High School - Wake Forest
Kristy Schue - Elementary School
Lake Rim Elementary - Fayetteville
Jean Pelezo - Middle School
New Century International Middle School - Fayetteville
Michael Welter - High School
Cross Creek Early College High School - Fayetteville
Jeffrey Faulkner - Middle School
C. W. Stanford Middle School - Hillsborough
Marci Harvey - High School
West Forsyth High School - Clemmons
Tamica Stubbs - High School
Phillip O'Berry Academy of Technology - Charlotte
Stacy Lovdahl - Middle School
Jacobs Fork Middle School - Newton
Amanda Northrup - Elementary
Riverbend Elementary School - Clyde
Amanda Clapp - Middle School
Cullowhee Valley School - Cullowhee
Christine Jones - High School
Buncombe County Early College High School - Asheville