Excellence in Teaching History Award

Sponsored by Pearson Education

2017 Recipent

Elizabeth Rasmussen

Fort Meade Middle Senior High School 


The purpose of this award, sponsored by Pearson Education, is to recognize and celebrate a Florida teacher of history who encourages an appreciation and respect for the discipline of history, involves students in the historical process, and exhibits mastery of the subject matter.


The applicant must currently be teaching history 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