The Janet Guernsey Award
Do you know of an outstanding physics teacher in New England whom you think should receive recognition for his/her excellent teaching skills and methods? The NES-AAPT Selection Committee accepts nominations for the Janet Guernsey Award throughout the year. The committee is comprised of the three previous awardees. Members can nominate any college or high school physics teacher in New England. More than one nominee can be submited by the same person. Nominees will be evaluated using the following:
Excellence in Classroom Teaching
Creativity and Innovation as a Teacher
Contributing to the Strength and Growth of the School’s Physics Program
Undertaking Professional Development to Continually Improve as a Teacher
Working Effectively as a Colleague with Others in the Department
Mentoring New Teachers as Appropriate
The nominator must supply sufficient information about the above items to insure the committee can fairly evaluate the nominee.
Please send your nomination via email to any member of the executive board.
Our gratitude to Vernier Software for sponsoring this award.
Congratulations to the 2016 recipient of the Janet Guernsey Award- Mark Greenman
Congratulations to the 2013 recipient of the Janet Guernsey Award- Keith A. Goodale
Congratulations to the 2012 recipient of the Janet Guernsey Award- Nick Nicastro
Congratulations to the 2008 recipient of the Janet Guernsey Award- Marti Lynes
2001 Morton Sternheim
1999 Stephen Cremer
1998 Dominique Casavant
1994 Fred Myers
???? Russell Harkay
????? Phyllis Fleming