Each year, GCTM selects one outstanding individual as the Gladys M. Thomason Award winner. To be eligible for the award, the nominee must:
- Be a member of GCTM and NCTM;
- Have had at least five years teaching or supervisory experience in mathematics or mathematics education in Georgia; and
- Be fully certified in mathematics, elementary or middle grades education at the fourth year level or beyond; or if the nominee is a college professor, he or she must be at least an assistant professor.
Candidates must be able to demonstrate significant service beyond their normal job requirements for the improvement of mathematics instruction at the local, state, and national levels.
You must be a member of GCTM to nominate an educator for this award. Members wishing to nominate someone simply need to fill out the Gladys M. Thomason Nomination Form.