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Request for Nominations: Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

Posted | Dec 01 2023

Nomination deadline: January 8, 2024 
Application deadline: February 6, 2024 

NSF is accepting nominations for the Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching, the nation’s highest honor for educators in STEM. Individuals may nominate a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics teacher working in grades K-6. STEM teachers working in grades K-6 may also apply for the award themselves. Learn more. 

Resource: Teachers: Leaders Shaping Lives

Posted | Dec 01 2023

This public service announcement (PSA) is part of ED’s “Teachers: Leaders Shaping Lives” campaign to elevate the teaching profession and promote educator diversity. Learn more. 

Resource: Dear Colleague Letter on Shared Ancestry

Posted | Dec 01 2023

This Dear Colleague Letter reminds educational institutions of their legal obligations under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to provide all students – including those who are or are perceived to be Jewish, Israeli, Muslim, or Arab – a learning environment that is free from discrimination based on race, color, or national origin. The letter was released as part of the continued efforts to address the alarming rise in reports of Islamophobic, antisemitic, and other hate- or bias-based incidents at schools and on college campuses. Additional resources are provided. Learn more.