The National Science Foundation governs PAEMST on behalf of The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. It is the United States government’s highest honors given to K-12 mathematics and science teachers. Awardees are esteemed as peer role models for other teachers and academic leaders within their schools and communities.
“Mrs. Throop is an engaging educator who is committed to continual professional learning and improving her craft to ensure the best learning environment for her students,” said Dr. Jennifer Hernandez, principal at MCAA. “We are so excited for her and the special and well deserved recognition.”