Craig Layman, actively involved in preparing the next generation of STEM professionals for occupations related to science and engineering, was recently inducted into the University of Tennessee Educators Hall of Honor.
STEM stands for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Layman, associate director of workforce development for the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education at Oak Ridge Associated Universities, was among six new members added to the Hall of Honor by UTâ€™s College of Education, Health, and Human Services during ceremonies at the Holiday Inn-Worldâ€™s Fair Park in Knoxville.
The UT Educators Hall of Honor was established to recognize educators who have made profound differences in their studentsâ€™ lives and the community. The program also generates an endowed scholarship fund to assist students in the process of becoming teachers. [Read more…]