It’s that time – we are so proud to announce the winners of first annual STEAMed Innovator Award! The votes are in (thousands of votes were cast – WOW!) and the results are as follows:
First Place – Janine Campbell (Hands-On STEAM)
Second Place – Sue Alexander (Project Discovery)
Third Place – Janice D. Plank (Integrated Jewish Studies)
Congratulations! Our winners will each receive a free ticket to the Connectivity Conference next Friday, and will be recognized for their innovative and creative approaches to education to the hundreds of participants who are attending. Additionally, we will feature each of our winners with their own post in the upcoming weeks.
All of our semi-finalists and finalists will receive an online badge for their valuable contributions to the field of education, the Arts and STEAM practices. We invite you to review their websites as a continual resource to add to your teaching toolbox. Congratulations to all!
Susan Riley is the founder and President of EducationCloset.com. She focuses on teacher professional development in arts integration, Common Core State Standards, 21st century learning skills, and technology. She is also a published author and frequent presenter at national conferences on Arts Integration and Arts and the Common Core.
Susan holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education from the prestigious Westminster Choir College in Princeton, NJ and a Master of Science in Education Administration from McDaniel College in Westminster, MD. She lives in Westminster, MD with her husband and daughter.