Educator Recruitment, Preparation, and Recognition
Presidential Awards for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching
2013 PRESIDENTIAL AWARDS
New Jersey STATE FINALISTS
Mary Theresa Cosentino
Teri Cosentino is a middle school science teacher at Gill St. Bernard's School in Gladstone, NJ. She holds an M.A. in teaching from Trenton State College, as well as B.S. in biochemistry from the University of Scranton. A teacher for the last 18 years, she began her career as a biochemist for Johnson and Johnson.
Teri is a 2004 National Board Certified Teacher in Adolescence Science, a Maitland Simmons Scholar and a book reviewer for NSTA. She is the recipient of the 2013 St. Bernard's School Chair of Excellence in Teaching. Teri is also very proud to be a Junior Ranger in over forty national parks and monuments.