Northrop Grumman Foundation Excellence in Engineering Education Award (PDF)

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Northrop Grumman, NSTA


A partnership with Northrop Grumman Foundation and the National Science Teachers Association, this award is to recognize excellence in the field of engineering education. NSTA and the Northrop Grumman Foundation recognize the importance of integrating high-quality engineering instruction into the science classroom and the critical need for making students proficient in the practices used by engineers in the field. See the NSTA Position Statement on the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), Section II Conceptual Shifts in the NGSS. One award will be awarded annually. The applicant must be a K-12 public school science/technology teacher. Individuals must have a minimum of 3 years’ teaching experience. Awardees will have exhibited excellence in engineering science education. Awarded: Annually