- Recipient of the Presidential Award For Excellence In Science and Mathematics Teaching (PAESMT)
- I appear in the Congressional Record, 104th Congress, Honorable John Porter, Wednesday, March 15, 1995
- Certified by NASA to use the Moon Rocks for my in school D96 Space Program
- Recipient of the Outstanding Science Teacher Award for the State of Illinois.
- Selected to participate in a NASA Program-NEWEST NASA Education Workshop For Elementary School Teachers.
- Appeared in Who’s Who Among American Teachers.
- Finalist for The Golden Apple.
- Recipient of the Crystal Apple Award.