Mircea (Mitch) Arsenie teaches International Baccalaureate Environmental Systems and Societies, DP Biology, and Honors Physics. He coaches a successful Academic Decathlon team at Carl Schurz High School in Chicago, Illinois. A firm believer in experiential learning and using technology to empower students, he promotes a global perspective and environmental sensitivity by bringing students outdoors and inspiring them never to stop asking questions.
NSHSS is providing five (5) $1,000 grants to enhance STEAM-related activities, innovation, and classroom excellence for teachers in a STEAM field. Funds may be used for supplies, materials, field trips or other resources to enhance the delivery of their courses.