Innovation in Education Awards

 

2010 Innovation in Education
Award Recipients

The Project Tomorrow Innovation in Education Awards recognizes educational leaders and students for their innovative uses of science, math, and technology in the classroom and community. The 2010 Innovation Award categories are: Innovative School Program, High Impact Teaching and Emerging Student Innovator.

The 2010 Innovation in Education Awards were presented at the 17th Annual High Tech Awards black tie reception on Wednesday, June 2nd in conjunction with TechAmerica’s own corporate awards.

Educators and K-12 students from schools in Orange County, CA are eligible for the awards. Nominations may be self-submitted or may be submitted by a district and/or school staff person, supporting organization such as a PTA unit, parent advisory committee, or youth-based organization(s).

2010 Innovation in Education Award Finalists

Innovative School Program of the Year in Science, Math and Technology

* Craig Collins
Trabuco Hills High School
Saddleback Valley School District
Sally Neiser
Oak Middle School
Los Alamitos Unified School District
Crystal Turner
Aliso Elementary School
Saddleback Valley School District

High Impact Teacher of the Year in Science, Math and Technology

* Amy Welch
Brea Olinda High School
Brea Unified School District
Cory Robertson
Teacher on Special Assignment
Technology and Assessment Professional Development
Anaheim City School District
Cynthia Rounds
Fisler School
Fullerton School District

Emerging Student Innovator

* Lyssa Aruda
Corona del Mar High School
Newport Mesa Unified School District
Alex Herpy
Edison High School
Huntington Beach Union High School District
Chelsea Yeh
Brea Olinda High School
Brea Unified School District
* winner