WWU Graduate Finalist for Teaching Award
|1/25/2006||Mary Ann Beahon|
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One mathematics teacher and one science teacher from Missouri will be selected next spring for the national award.
A maximum of 108 Presidential Awardees are chosen to represent the 50 states and four U.S. jurisdictions. Recipients of the 2005 Presidential Awards receive a paid trip for two to Washington D.C., to attend a week-long series of networking and professional development activities. Each honoree also will receive $10,000 from the National Science Foundation.
Gott received her master of education degree from WWU in December 2004. She teaches mathematics at Chillicothe Middle School.