Our systems approach to education drives us to incorporate professional learning experiences for the leaders in our education systems, including principals, district science specialists, and teacher leaders.
ISB’s The Logan Center for Education works with districts to customize professional development and coaching experiences for leaders that positively impact science teaching and learning.
Valerie Logan Award for Leadership in Science Education
Since 2012, ISB has been recognizing leaders in science education. The recipients are listed below.
2021 Doug Dowell, STEM Coordinator and Grant Supervisor, Central Kitsap School District
2019 Damien Patenaude, Superintendent, Renton Public Schools
2018 Kyle Kinoshita, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment , Seattle Public Schools
2017 Colleen Sheridan, Biology faculty, Highline Community College
2016 Ellen Ebert, Director of Science Education in the Learning and Teaching Program, OSPI
2015 Gene Sharratt, Executive Director, Washington Student Achievement Council
2014 Brian Fabien, Associate Dean, UW College of Engineering
2013 Meena Selvakumar, Vice President, Pacific Science Center
2012 Don McConkey, Deputy Superintendent, Snoqualmie Valley School District