HSE Teacher Receives Science Award

HSE Teacher Receives Science Award Photo
High School East research coordinator Maria Zeitlin was honored at the Science Teachers Association of New York State Long Island Science Congress with the Edith Stillwaggon Memorial Award. Presented by LISC coordinator Allison Chanin-Bermudez, the award recognizes one outstanding contributor to science education.

“Recognition by my peers is the highest honor I can receive,” Ms. Zeitlin said. “These educators are the best at what they do and contribute so much of their time to providing opportunities for students to investigate and conduct research.” Ms. Zeitlin has been the science research coordinator at Smithtown High School East for 12 years.