Kristi Alvarez Award

Kristi Alvarez Award

Hello fellow geographers! Welcome back to a new school year! As you make your preparations for your classes, I would like you to reflect about a peer or mentor who has inspired you in your own teaching: specifically in how you bring geography alive in your classroom. This year the New Hampshire Geographic Alliance would like to honor a teacher who has been instrumental in improving geographic education in the state of New Hampshire with the Kristi Alvarez award at the NHCSS Conference in October. Please take a moment to nominate someone for this honor. Application Form The deadline for submission is September 15th. Lara Bryant Assistant Professor of Geography and Coordinator of the New Hampshire Geographic Alliance Keene State College 229 Main Street Keene, NH 03435-2001 603-358-2428...

NERC Scholarship for New Social Studies Teachers

1st or 2nd Year Teacher Scholarship to Northeast Regional Social Studies Conference NHCSS offers a 1st or 2nd year teacher scholarship to attend the Northeast Regional Social Studies Conference in Sturbridge, MA. Information on the conference can be found at masscouncil.org/nerc. NHCSS will reimburse a full-time 1st or 2nd year New Hampshire Social Studies teacher up to $300 to cover registration and hotel room. Applications must be received by March 1 and should include teacher’s name, home address, home phone, email address, school name, school address, school phone number, and principals name and phone number. Also include a brief statement, 40 words or less, why you should receive this scholarship. ¬†Notification will go out March 6th. Send information to Ron Adams, P.O. Box 337,¬† Ossipee, NH 03864 –...