2009 Teacher Winner
School: Samuel M. Inman Middle School, Seventh-Grade Life Science
Project: “(G.E.M.S.) Girls Excelling in Math and Science”
Ms. Schlegel’s project will encourage and empower young women to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and math. Ms. Schlegel will provide after-school activities such as pig dissections and rocket launches. These activities will promote mastery in math and science while building the girls’ confidence in these subject areas.