Harry T. Moore Teaching for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties Award

sponsored by nystrom

2017 Recipient

Megan Cushman, L.R. Johnson Middle School 


The purpose of this award is to recognize and celebrate a Florida teacher who encourages an appreciation and respect for civil rights and civil liberties as demonstrated by the example set by both Harry T. Moore, and his wife, Harriette V. Moore. This award is sponsored by Nystrom.


The applicant must currently be teaching social studies in a Florida elementary, middle, or high school. The winner must be available to attend both the annual conference and awards celebration.


Cash prize, free annual conference registration, and publication of lesson plan in Trends and Issues. Please note the winner is expected to attend the conference and the awards celebration to receive the cash prize. 


All applications must be sutmitted electronically. No paper applications will be considered. The decision of the selection committee are final. 

Submissions Due: July 1


For more information, please contact:
                 Chris Spinale, Awards Co-Chair   chrisspinale@fcss.org

                  Alana Simmons, Awards Co-Chair  alanasimmons@fcss.org