College of Education

Mark R. Weaver

Mark Weaver sidebarEducation
B.S., Butler University, Botany, 1981
M.S., Butler University, Biology/Education, 1983
Coursework, Specials in Zoology/ Chemistry IUPUI
Graduate, Majors in Science, Foreign Language, & Music, North Central H.S.

Continuing Education
Disney Prof. Dev, Passion for Reading, Certifications, Ind. DNR
Math & Science Tech Ldr. Train. CIESCT Training Cert's
Internet Classroom Training, Heartland RC&D Nat. Res/Envt. Tr.
British Museum/ Natural History/ Geo Mus, Tr.

Current Professions
Teacher/Science Department Chair, Clay Middle School

Honors and Awards
Indiana Teacher of the Year
Carmel Clay Teacher of the Year
Milken Family Foundation Educator
Finalist for the Disney American Teacher Award
Inaugural TOP "50 Under 50" Butler University
"The Right Stuff" award, International Space Camp
Kentucky Colonel ( Commonwealth of KY highest honor)
Sagamore of the Wabash( Indiana's highest award)
IPL Golden Apple Award
Japan Fulbright Memorial Fund recipient/participant
Lilly Fellowship recipient

Present civic activities
Salvation Army volunteer
Announcer for Carmel High School basketball
Timer for CHS football
Announcer/Timer for Clay MS football, basketball, wrestling
Teacher Advisory Council to the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, chair

Professional organization memberships
Mayflower Society-Wash, D.C. branch
Hoosier Assoc. of Science Teachers, Inc. (HASTI)
National Science Teachers Association (NSTA)
National Middle School Association (NMSA)
Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) National Teacher of the Year Association (NSTOY)

Interests
Family
Traveling near and far
Volunteering for Salvation Army
Bird-watching
Odd clock collecting
Collecting anything for class
Learning new and interesting things EDUCATION! Butler...and Butler Basketball