Excellence in Elementary Mathematics Teaching Award

Guidelines for Nomination

The nominee should meet all of the following requirements:

  1. Be a highly motivated and effective K-6 mathematics teacher in Illinois.
  2. Employ a variety of sound teaching strategies and instructional resources.
  3. Participate in professional activities.
  4. Use research on the teaching and learning of mathematics to guide instruction.
  5. Represent the profession with enthusiasm to students, teachers, and parents.
 

 Past Winners

1988 Jan Brown   1996 Cindy Meinardi
1989 Donna DeMuth   1998 Dorothy Luchtefeld
1990 Shirley King   2006 Thomas R. Lewis
1991 Pamela Samulis   2008 Christina Arney-Thompson
1992 Diane Leib   2010 Lisa J. Bernstein
1993 Linda North   2011 Tina Johnson
1994 Angela Andrews   2014 Denise Brown
1995 Mary Modene   2016 Reggie Duncan