Monday, May 21, 2012
SIX SCIENCE TEACHERS WIN BUTLER AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE
Teachers who inspire students’ love of science got some love of their own at TexMed 2012. Six of them received TMA Ernest and Sarah Butler Awards for Excellence in Science Teaching, which include cash prizes for them and their schools. “These dedicated educators help create the physicians of tomorrow by inspiring students of today with the possibilities available in the field of science,” Dr. Speer said as he presented the awards. First-place winners are Paula Bagwell of Belmar Elementary School in Amarillo, Elizabeth Klammer of St. John’s Episcopal School in Dallas, and Matthew Wells of Cypress Lakes High School in Katy. Second-place winners are Jo Williams of Spicewood Elementary in Austin, Elizabeth Freeman of Westwood Junior High in Dallas, and Kimberly Beck of Seymour High School in Seymour.
Posted by Steve Levine at 4:52 PM