Greater Houston Section
Outstanding High School Chemistry Teaching
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2018 AWARDEE
Ms. Lindsey Wilson, Austin High School
Purpose: To provide recognition for meritorious performance in the teaching of chemistry in a high school. The Greater Houston Section of the ACS includes the following counties: Chambers, Fort Bend, Galveston, Hardin, Harris, Liberty, Montgomery, and Walker.
Nature: The award consists of a plaque and an Honorarium.
Establishment and support: The Section’s high school teaching award was renamed to honor the memory of Dr. Thomas Aczel, a former Chair of the Section who had a particular interest in the subject. It was initially funded by contributions made by friends and colleagues in his memory. It is now supported directly by the Section.
Rules of Eligibility: The nominee must be actively engaged in the teaching of chemistry or a chemical science in a high school (grades 9-12) within the territory of the ACS-GHS. The nomination should clearly demonstrate as many of the following attributes as possible:
Required Nomination Components:
Past Award Winners
2017 - Theresa Delong, The Woodlands Park High School
2016 - Carolyn Ericson, Clements High School
2015 - Christy Rajadurai, Carnegie Vanguard High School
2014 - Usha Devathosh, Jeff Davis High School
2013 - Dr. Sarwat Jafry, St. John's School
2012 - Stephanie Raney, Jersey Village High School
2011 - Sarah Castillo, North Shore High School
2010 - Lynn Millikan, St Thomas Episcopal School
2009 - Doris Hamilton, Seven Lakes High School
2008 - Jennifer Kuhl, St. John's School