02-25-2014 Special School Board Meeting
Agenda Item #9


Title
Barbara Wilcox-Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching

Discussion
The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the highest honors bestowed by the United States government specifically for K-12 mathematics and science (including computer science) teaching. Established by Congress in 1983, the PAEMST program authorizes the President to bestow up to 108 awards each year.

Recommendation
Recognize Barbara Wilcox for receiving the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.

Meeting Date(s)
Resolution / Presentation - 2/11/2014

Authority for Action
FS 1001.42

Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No

Source of Funding
Agenda Item will not Require the Expenditure of Funds

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Contact
Michelle Irwin, Director of District Communications, ext. 795