MIT Teacher Award

 

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MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2014

Teacher School City, State
Josephine Blaha PhD '85 Holmdel High School Holmdel, NJ
Dan Butler Mounds View High School Arden Hills, MN
Chung Chan John Dewey High School Brooklyn, NY
Stefano Chinosi Newton North High School Newton, MA
Charles Christoe High Technology High School Lincroft, NJ
Carrie Dickmann Unionville High School Kennett Square, PA
Karl Englert Nathan Hale High School Seattle, WA
Edwin Ginoza Maui High School

Kahului, HI

Donna Gradel Broken Arrow High School Broken Arrow, OK
Mark Greenberg Palos Verdes Peninsula High School Rolling Hills Estates, CA
Beth Guarriello Liberty High School Bethlehem, PA
William Harvie Torrey Pines High School San Diego, CA
Michael Huberty Mounds View High School Arden Hills, MN
Keshar Khulal Budhanilkantha School Narayanthan, KATHMANDU
Darren Kirsch Grafton High School

Yorktown, VA

T.J. McCombs Homestead High School Fort Wayne, IN
Zachary Nehme Hialeah Gardens High School Hialeah Gardens, FL
Erika Palfine Kovacs Varosmajori Gimnazium Budapest, HUNGARY
Charles Reidl Fort Worth Independent School District Fort Worth, TX
Mark Samilenko Penncrest High School Media, PA
Brian Shay Canyon Crest Academy San Diego, CA
Matthew Shields Charlottesville High School Charlottesville, VA
Bradley Stoll The Harker School San Jose, CA
Wissam Yehya Emirates International School - Jumeirah Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2013

Teacher School City, State
Maureen Amendola Park City High School Park City, UT
Maha Awad The Altamont School Birmingham, AL
David Block West High School Anchorage AK
Cesar Campos Alexander Hamilton High School Los Angeles, CA
Chris Cannon Sandy Creek High School Tyrone, GA
Brian Carpenter Laurel School Shaker Heights, OH
Fernando Chapresto Colegio Torremar Guayaquil, ECUADOR
Sabine Cox Evangel Christian Academy Shreveport, LA
James Fox Neuqua Valley High School Naperville, IL
Stuart Greydanus Palm Beach Central High School Wellington, FL
Davin Heaphy Coronado High School Coronado, CA
Susan Hernandez John Jay High School

San Antonio, TX

Daniel Horyn Niles North High School Skokie, IL
Yong Joo '95 Alameda High School Alameda, CA
Brad Kaufman Red Mountain High School Mesa, AZ
Shawn Kenner Sharon High School Sharon, MA
Michael Lawrence West Orange High School West Orange, NJ
Teresita Lemus John A. Ferguson Senior High School Miami, FL
Tim McFaul International Community School

Kirkland, WA

Andrew Nichols H. W. Grady High School Atlanta, GA
Marie Nielsen Arcadia High School Arcadia, NE
Joseph Robertson Edmonds Woodway High School Edmonds, WA
Carrie Schultz Southeast High School Bradenton, FL
Laszlo Suranyi Fazekas High School Budapest, HUNGARY
Michael Torrisi Skyline High School Dallas, TX
Beatriz Victores Southwest Miami High School Miami, FL
Mark Vondracek Evanston Township High School Evanston, IL
Al Wolmer Yeshiva Atlanta High School Atlanta, GA
Donald York Dartmouth High School Dartmouth, MA


MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2012

Teacher School City, State
Jim Bigelow Shasta High School Redding, CA
Jessica Blitzer Conard High School West Hartford, CT
Jim Braun Naperville Central High School Naperville, IL
Dot Case North Henderson High School Hendersonville, NC
Nick Ciciretti South Hadley High School South Hadley, MA
Anthony DeFranzo Hanover High School Hanover, MA
Bill Dunbar Henry M. Gunn High School Palo Alto , CA
Donna Ferguson ThunderRidge High School Highlands Ranch, CO
Daniel Ferron Charles Hays Secondary School Prince Rupert, British Columbia, CANADA
James Galinski Lincoln Park High School Chicago, IL
Jeffrey Gartrell Imlay City High School Imlay City, MI
Michael Gordon Munster High School

Munster, IN

Darlene Grilliot Unionville High School Kennett Square, PA
Jeff Holtgeerts Anacortes High School Anacortes, WA
John Howe Dr. Ralph H. Poteet High School Mesquite, TX
Edmund Lau Oakton High School Vienna, VA
Chuck Lockert Gwinnett School of Math, Science, and Technology Lawrenceville, GA
Mee Lin Luk La Salle College HONG KONG
Luisa Marcos Union City High School

Union City, NJ

Vincent Matsko Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy Aurora, IL
Brian Murray Suncoast Community High School Riviera Beach, FL
Patricia Palazzolo Upper Saint Clair High School Upper Saint Clair, PA
Lali Purkayastha Sophia High School Bangalore, INDIA
Lal Bahadur Rana Budhanilkantha School Kathmandu, NEPAL
Granville Richardson Deming High School Deming, NM
Greg Simmons Lake Forest High School Lake Forest, IL
Granville Smyser J. Sterling Morton West High School Berwyn, IL
Iain Swan Hyndland Secondary School Glasgow, SCOTLAND
Jeff Tillerson MacArthur High School Irving, TX
Wendy Vu Robinson Secondary School Fairfax, VA
Rajeev Wahi Flintridge Preparatory School La Canada, CA
Jim Williams Lexington High School Lexington, MA
Elizabeth Wirtz Western Reserve Academy Hudson, OH

MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2011

Teacher School City, State
Michael Antrim Woodbridge High School Irvine, CA
Carlo Chris Apurillo Philippine Science High School THE PHILIPPINES
Kelly Baker Freedom High School Morganton, NC
John Billings Maimonides School Brookline, MA
Bob Blaschke Lynbrook High School San Jose, CA
Cynthia Bridges Renaissance High School Detroit, MI
Ben Chun Galileo Academy of Science and Technology San Francisco, CA
Nancy Cianchetta Everett High School Everett, MA
Sylla Cousineau Li Po Chun United World College HONG KONG
Jan Cyr Blue Valley North High School Overland Park, KS
Ted Duluk North Attleboro High School North Attleboro, MA
Lois Fruen Breck School

Minneapolis, MN

Charles Fujita Allendale Columbia High School Rochester, NY
Gary Garber Boston University Academy Boston, MA
Charles Garner Rockdale Magnet School for Science and Technology Conyers, GA
Joel Goodman Old Bridge High School Matawan, NJ
Joe Helm Irondale High School New Brighton, MN
Jesus Hernandez Lawrence High School Lawrence, MA
Geraldine Jackson Mayfield High School

Las Cruces, NM

Pravin Jammula Frederick Douglass Academy New York, NY
Jaw-Jinn Jong Linkou Junior High School TAIWAN
Sam Koski Miami Springs Senior High School Miami Springs, FL
Kelli Krieger Union Endicott High School Endicott, NY
Weiyi Lou No. 2 Secondary School Attached to ECNU Shanghai, CHINA
Jeffrey Luce Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School Broadview Heights, OH
Irma Martinez Crystal City High School Crystal City, TX
Sally Millsap Blackman High School Murfreesboro, TN
Alex Moore Clear Lake High School Houston, TX
Sean Muller Merrimack High School Merrimack, NH
Richard Reid Pettisville High School Pettisville, OH
James Schafer Montgomery Blair High School Silver Spring, MD
Galen Smyer Cassia Regional Technical Center (Declo High) Burley, ID
Kristin White Walled Lake Central High School Walled Lake, MI

 

MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2010

Maria Andras North Olmsted High School North Olmsted, OH
George Benack Horace Greeley High School Chappaqua, NY
Anne Blankenship Jupiter High School Jupiter, FL
Dara Blumfield William Howard Taft High School Woodland Hills, CA
Rodney Bond Lamar High School Arlington, TX
Donna Boswell Chisum High School Paris, TX
Paul Cammer Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology Alexandria, VA
Razan Dandan Al-Ghazaly Jr./Sr. High School Teaneck, NJ
Don Fitzgerald Lafayette Jefferson High School Lafayette, IN
Carl Giesy Freedom High School South Riding, VA
Marco Giordano Herbert Hoover Middle School San Jose, CA
Michael Griffin Bedford High School

Bedford, MA

Kevin Hartzog Thurgood Marshall Academic High School San Francisco, CA
Paula Herbes Bridgewater-Raritan Regional Bridgewater, NJ
Mark Holthouse '76 Westwood High School Westwood, MA
Deborah Johnston Lakeside School Seattle, WA
Senem Kadioglu George C. Marshall Ankara High School TURKEY
Joe Lannan Blair High School Blair, NE
Vasantha Menon Sri Aman Secondary Girls School MALAYSIA
Michael Morgan Bravo Medical Magnet High School

Los Angeles, CA

Chris Morrell Hastings College UNITED KINGDOM
William Noeth Acton-Boxborough Regional High School Acton, MA
Elly-May O'Toole Brighton High School Boston, MA
Christian Perry Atlantic High School Delray Beach, FL
Stephanie Ragucci Andover High School Andover, MA
Kathryn Redfern Stanwood High School Stanwood, WA
Barrie Reid Vernon Secondary School British Columbia, CANADA
Moe Reid Vernon Secondary School British Columbia, CANADA
Ralph Shock Mayfield High School Las Cruces, NM
Robert Shurtz Hawken School Gates Mills, OH
Kendal Smith Lake Central High School St. John, IN
Paula Stenberg St. Mary's School Medford, OR
Phil Talbot Hillcrest High School Midvale, UT
Jonathan Trinh John Foster Dulles High School Sugar Land, TX
Diana Van Wyk Coral Gables Senior High School Coral Gables, FL
Sandy Wardell Helena High School Helena, MT
Cathleen Zeleski Northwood High School Irvine, CA

 

MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2009

Sol Aboulafia Northview High School Johns Creek, GA
Leslie Bailey Independence High School San Jose, CA
Thomas Berry Episcopal High School Alexandria, VA
Peter Blythe United World College of South East Asia SINGAPORE
Michael Buonviri Great Mills High School Great Mills, MD
Blair Caboot Abington Heights School District Clarks Summit, PA
Lowell Chapnick The Spence School New York, NY
Claude Charron Gulliver Preparatory Pinecrest, FL
Joseph Chase Essex High School Essex Junction, VT
Ken Clark Mariemont High School Cincinnati, OH
Tina Davies The John Cooper School

The Woodlands, TX

Hans De Grys Lakeside School Seattle, WA
M. Eddy McAllen Memorial High School McAllen, TX
Dawn Elchin Windber Area High School Windber, PA
Karim Gangji Herricks High School New Hyde Park, NY
Daniel Harris Thomas Downey High School Modesto, CA
Nichola Haworth Sevenoaks School Kent, ENGLAND, UK
Chuen-chin Hsuchen West Windsor-Plainsboro HS North Plainsboro, NJ
Mukesh Kumar Delhi Public School

New Delhi, INDIA

Michael Keith Leonard Ocean Lakes High School Virginia Beach, VA
Michael Liebl Mount Michael Benedictine School Elkhorn, NE
Temba Maqubela Phillips Academy Andover, MA
Paula Mark Hialeah Senior High School Hialeah, FL
Dan McGuire West High School Salt Lake City, UT
Brian Murray Suncoast Community High School Riviera Beach, FL
Lawrence Njoroge Alliance Girls' High School Kikuyu, KENYA
Paul Otula Maseno National School Nyanza, KENYA
Gail Quitoni Valley Central High School Montgomery, NY
Luther Richardson Columbus High School Columbus, GA
Susan Rollinson Jackson River Governor's School Clifton Forge, VA
Michael Savage Sterling Heights High School Sterling Heights, MI
Karl Sivek West Chester East Senior High School West Chester, PA
Beth Smith Brecksville-Broadview Heights High School Broadview Heights, OH
Joyce Voorhis Brockton High School Brockton, MA

 

MIT Inspirational Teachers for 2007

Andrew Caglieris Phoenix Country Day Paradise Valey, AZ
Judith Murray Parkview Magnet Little Rock, AR
Bruce Kawanami Monta Vista High School Cupertino, CA
Katie Thornburg Mountain View High School Mountain View, CA
Chihiro Ikezi Saint Francis High School Mountain View, CA
Timothy Reid East Hartford High School Hartford, CT
Kane More West Boca High School Boca Raton, FL
Henry Stavisky Ransom Everglades Upper School Coconut Grove, FL
Douglas Houston Stranahan High School Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Lois Rensch Christian Academy of Guatemala Miami, FL
Susan Nussbaum Miami Southride Senior High School Miami, FL
Debra Hogan Whitney M. Young Magnet High School Chicago, IL
Katherine Rehak Whitney M. Young Magnet High School Chicago, IL
Robert Donaldson Montgomery Blair High School East Silver Spring, MD
Stan Eisenstein Centennial High School Ellicott City, MD
Jesse Southwick Boston Latin Boston, MA
Angela Calabria Boonton High School Boonton, NJ
Janine Provost Livingston High School Livingston, NJ
Bob Coffey Highland High School Alburquerque, NM
Jamie Cucinotta Fayetteville-Manlius High School Manlius, NY
Timothy Guilfoyle Harding University High School Charlotte, NC
Joseph Talley David Douglas High School Portland, OR
Robert Schwartz Harriton High School Rosemont, PA
Holly Meyer Cranston High School West Cranston, RI
Tony Wayne Albemarle High School Charlottesville, VA
William Dannheim McLean High School McLean, VA
Robert Kane Loudoun Valley High School Purcellville, VA
Suzanne Black Inglemoor High School Kenmore, WA
David Pollock Cedarburg High School Cedarburg, WI
Benjamin Senson Madison Memorial High School Madison, WI