Nominations are now open for the 2017 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching.
Administered by the National Science Foundation on behalf of the White House, it is considered the highest award a mathematics or science teacher can receive for outstanding teaching in the U.S.
This year, the awards will honor 7th- thru 12th-grade teachers.
If you know of a teacher deserving of this honor or believe you are just that teacher, then check out this website for more info.
Nomination deadline is April 1, 2017. Application deadline is May 1, 2017.