2011 APA TOPSS Excellence in Teaching Award winners

The awards are given annually to recognize outstanding high school psychology teachers

The APA Education Directorate and the APA Committee of Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools (TOPSS) congratulate Nancy Diehl, PhD, of Hong Kong International School in Tai Tam, Hong Kong, Sheryl Freedman, MA, of Walt Whitman High School in Bethesda, MD, and Melissa J. Kennedy, PhD, of Holy Names Academy in Seattle, WA, for receiving the 2011 APA TOPSS Excellence in Teaching Awards. The Excellence in Teaching Awards are given annually to recognize outstanding high school psychology teachers.

The recipients each received a framed certificate, an engraved award, a cash prize, the High School Psychology Video Toolkit DVD, and a free TOPSS membership renewal for the 2012 membership year. The Video Toolkit DVD was generously donated by Worth Publishers.

An APA press release of the winners is posted online.

Information on the 2012 awards is posted online.