Tom Loveland (center) – . CTETE President Steve Shumway (left) and CTETE Past-President Charles McLaughlin (right) presenting.

Tom Loveland (center) – Technology and Engineering Teacher Educator of the Year. CTETE President Steve Shumway (left) and CTETE Past-President Charles McLaughlin (right) presenting.


Technology and Engineering Teacher Educator of the Year Award

In an effort to promote and recognize excellence in technology teacher education, the CTETE currently sponsors four awards programs:

Our signature award, we annually recognize one individual, nominated by the membership, whose contributions in teaching, research, and service to the progression have been exemplary. The awardee for 2020 was Dr. Thomas R. Loveland from the University of Maryland – Eastern Shore (see above)


Outstanding Research Award

Recognizes one member (or members, if co-authored) annually for outstanding contributions in published research. The 2020 awardee was Dr. Andrew J. Hughes of California State University, San Bernardino

Andrew Hughes (left) receiving the Outstanding Research Award from CTETE President Steve Shumway (right).


Silvius-Wolansky Outstanding Publication Award

Co-sponsored by the G. Harold Silvius Foundation and the CTETE, this award is presented annually to an author (or co-authors) whose scholarship has enhanced the Technology and Engineering Education profession. The 2020 awardee was Dr. Scott Bartholomew, Dr. Greg Strimel, and Emily Yoshikawa-Ruesh for Purdue University.

Emily Yoshikawa-Ruesh (far-left), Scott Bartholomew (center-left), and Greg Strimel (center-right) receiving the Outstanding Publication Award from CTETE President Steve Shumway (far-right)


Gerhard Salinger Award

The Gerhard Salinger Award for Enhancing I-STEM Education through Technological/Engineering Design-Based Instruction is co-sponsored with the ITEEA. This award is given to an individual or team of collaborators whose work has effectively promoted the use of technological/engineering design-based education at the K-12 level. The 2020 winners of this award were Dr. Tyler Love of Penn State University – Capital Campus and Dr. Ronald Todd of The College of New Jersey and New York University

Tyler Love (right) accepting the Gerhard Salinger Award for 2020 on behalf of he and his colleague, Ronald Todd. CTETE President Steve Shumway (left) presenting.


Award Resources