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 […]

2016 PAEMST Awards Finalists

Presidential Awards for Academic Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Louisiana 2015 Presidential Finalists for Science   Tammy Brouillette Montegut Middle School Terrebonne Parish Stephani Farris Science Lab, Fairfield Elementary School Caddo Parish Mary Legoria Science Lab, Westdale Heights Academic Magnet East Baton Rouge Parish  

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 […]

2015-2016 QSM Grant Winners

James Bridgeman SciTech Academy Kristy Baker Choudrant Elementary Tracey Zelden Bissonet Plaza Elementary Brittany Taraba Cypress Point University Elementary Jessica Dominguez Bissonet Plaza Elementary Stacie White Simsboro Elementary Casey Wise Bissonet Plaza Elementary Jean Taraba Swartz Upper Elementary Martin Honore Lycee Francais de la Nouvelle-Orleans Candi Perkins Choudrant Elementary School Tracy Cambre Norco 4-6 Elementary Michelle Chauvin Cypress Springs Elementary […]

2015 LSTA Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2015 LSTA Award Winners!   Outstanding Elementary School Science Teacher of the Year Karen Parrino North Live Oak Elementary School, Denham Springs, LA Outstanding Middle School Science Teacher of the Year Dawn Trahan Evergreen Junior High School, Houma, LA Outstanding High School Science Teacher of the Year Brenden Simoneaux Dutchtown High School, Geismar, LA Distinguished Informal Science Education Award […]

2013 PAEMST Award Winner and 2015 Finalists

Presidential Awards for Academic Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching Louisiana 2013 Presidential Awardee for Science Michael Brenden Simoneaux Duchtown High School Louisiana 2015 Presidential Finalists for Science (pictured left to right) Cecelia Gillam (Hanville High School) Linda Messina (St. Joseph’s Academy) Mary Mysing-Gubala (Benjamin Franklin High School) Kris Clements (Caddo Parish Magnet High School)