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ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

All Nominees Must:

  • be a K-12 grade STEM educator currently teaching elementary, middle, or high school level students in JPS.
  • have been with JPS for at least 2 years.
  • not be related to an employee of The Bean Path.
  • not have received this award in the prior year of 2020.
  • promote STEM in their classrooms, implement innovative, inquiry-based, technology-infused STEM programs.

Eligible nominees include licensed, full-time, PreK-12 STEM teachers in a JPS school. Self-nominations will not be accepted.

Nominations must be received by Thursday, September 30th, 2021.

Who’s the Most Influential JPS STEM Teacher You Know!

One teacher will be selected for their contributions and dedication to STEM education in JPS. The recipient will receive $250 for personal use, as well as another $250 to be used in their classroom.

$250 for personal use
$250 for classroom use

Nominate Your Favorite STEM Teacher in JPS Today!

Don’t wait until the last minute. That special teacher deserves this award. The deadline for nominations is Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 11:59 PM Central Time.

The Bean Path Portia Powell STEM Teacher Award - Graphic 3

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