Video: Lisa Houdek, Science Teacher at Central Senior High
Lisa Houdek, science teacher at Central Senior High School, won the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST) in August. The award is given to one science teacher from each state, and the U.S. President presents it to them. The PAEMST award is the nation's highest honor for science teachers. Awardees serve as models for their colleagues, inspiration to their communities, and leaders in the improvement of science education.