Earth Science Week Update Special Alert!

American Geosciences Institute - January 2020

Win Your Earth Science Teaching Award

With a just under three weeks left to apply, now is the time to apply for the prestigious Edward C. Roy Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching!

The program, a major part of Earth Science Week, recognizes one full-time teacher from kindergarten through eighth grade for leadership and innovation in Earth science education.

The winner will receive a $2,500 prize and a travel grant of $1,000 to attend the National Science Teaching Association's Annual Conference in April 2020 to accept the award.

To enter the 2020 competition, applications must be submitted by January 22, 2020. To learn more, visit online.

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