2017 LSTA Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2017 LSTA Award Winners!   Essie Beck “Rising Star” Science Education Award (Award sponsored by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt) Megan Luke Caldwell Middle School, Schriever, LA Outstanding Elementary School Science Teacher of the Year (Award sponsored by Pearson) Rosie Loftis Werner Park Elementary, Shreveport, LA   Outstanding Middle School Science Teacher of the Year Alisha Capstick N. P. Trist Middle […]

LSTA Awards

The LSTA Science Education Awards are presented by the Louisiana Science Teachers Association, an affiliate of the National Science Teachers Association. These awards are bestowed in the categories listed below at the annual conference. Click on each of the award titles for the nomination/application form. Awards Deadline:  October 9, 2017 Outstanding Science Teacher Essie Beck “Rising Star” Claudia Fowler Distinguished […]

Accepting 2017 PAEMST Nominations

Closes April 1, 2017…. The Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) are the nation’s highest honors for teachers of mathematics and science (including computer science). Awardees serve as models for their colleagues, inspiration to their communities, and leaders in the improvement of mathematics and science education. Since 1983, more than 4,700 teachers have been recognized for […]

2016 LSTA Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2016 LSTA Award Winners! Essie Beck “Rising Star” Science Education Award Sophia Crook Andrew Jackson Middle School, Chalmette, LA Outstanding Middle School Science Teacher of the Year Kylie Martin Bayou Blue Middle School, Houma, LA Outstanding High School Science Teacher of the Year Kris Clements Caddo Parish Magnet High School, Shreveport, LA Distinguished Informal Science Education Award Alma Robichaux […]

Students Presented with LSTA Awards

On the campus of LSU from March 21-23, students throughout the state competed in the Louisiana Science and Engineering Fair.  Each year LSTA presents students with awards for outstanding projects usually in the categories of behavioral sciences, education/learning studies and/or psychology.  The 2016 LSTA award winners are listed and pictured below. Junior Division 1st place “Bottoms Up:  Get Educated, Get […]