NSF and its federal partners recognize exceptional science and engineering researchers and educators across the United States for their accomplishments. NSF awards, or administers the awarding of, prestigious honors that include the National Medal of Science, Presidential Awards for Excellence, National Science Board Public Service Award, Alan T. Waterman Award, and Vannevar Bush Award.
Award: 2009 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics & Science Teaching (PAEMST)info
2009 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics & Science Teaching (PAEMST)
The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the Nation's highest honors for teachers of mathematics and science. The Awards recognize outstanding K-12 teachers for their contributions in the classroom and to their profession. PAEMST recognizes teachers of grades K-6 in even-numbered years, and grades 7-12 in odd-numbered years.