Ralph and Ruth Yulo New Teacher Award
Awarded in the names of two exemplary Connecticut Science educators.
*Membership in CSTA is not a requirement
*In the first 3 years of the teaching profession and currently teaching science
*This award recognizes a new teacher (first three years of teaching) who:
*Inspires students to question and appreciate phenomena in nature
*Continuously seeks out ways to reflect on and improve instructional practices
*Designs learning opportunities that show the interdisciplinary connections
between science and other subjects
*Displays an openness to learning from others ex. students, parents, colleagues
*Implements lessons that encourage students to observe and question
*Recipients will receive membership in CSTA.
*If awardee presents at the next conference, registration will be waived.
*Awardee will be invited to Awards Celebration to be recognized.