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Niles West’s Swiercz Receives 2020 Teacher Excellence Award in High School Teaching

Congratulations to Rachael Swiercz, teacher at Niles West High School, the winner of the 2020 Teacher Excellence Award given by the Chicago section of the American Chemical Society. The purpose of the award is to recognize, encourage and stimulate outstanding teachers of high school chemistry/chemical science in the Chicago section. Swiercz will receive a $1,000 award, a certificate and one year membership in the American Association of Chemistry Teachers. She will be presented with the award at the Chicago section’s Education Night later this month.