Department of Science Education

SCED 2017 Outstanding Graduating Senior Award

Eduardo Gonzalez

Congratulations Eduardo Gonzalez, recipient of the 2017 Outstanding Graduating Senior Award.

The Department of Science Education annually recognizes an outstanding graduating senior who has demonstrated excellence in the following three categories: Service, Classroom Contributions and Academic Achievement.

Categories are defined by the following criteria:

1) Service aligned with the mission of the Science Education department campus and community:

  • The student has demonstrated involvement in a variety of campus and community service activities.
  • The student has been involved with and held leadership positions in service organizations, including NSTA
  • The student has earned awards or accomplishments through service activities.

2) Classroom Contributions:

  • Collaboration (hands on)
  • Leadership (role in their group or class)
  • Engagement in group and or class discussions, which contributes to the enhancement of classroom learning experience for all
  • Deep conceptual understanding of the science content

3) Academic Achievement (GPA)