Top LRSD Science Teacher Among Four Honored With DuPont Scholarship

Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola and DuPont Public Affairs Manager,  Mary Kate Campbell, recognized  Parkview Science Department Chairman Mr. Leslie Williams and three (3)  other Little Rock Science Educators as DuPont Office of Education Scholarship Recipients.  Scholarship recipients received trips to the National Science Teachers Conference in Boston, Massachusetts in April, 2014.


Williams is Chairman of the Science Department and a highly regarded science educator from Little Rock Parkview High School.  Williams attended the National Science Teachers Conference in Boston, MA, April 3-6 as an NSTA DuPont Office of Education Sponsorship recipient.


DuPont is in its 13th year of Partnership with the United States Conference of Mayors (USCM).  Through this multi-faceted program, DuPont brings science, education and resources to assist mayors in making their cities safer, smarter and healthier.  DuPont’s signature science education program -- Science in the School Day -- has shown over 40,000 students in more than 250 cities what it is like to be an “Engineer for a Day.”   Recently, the Company broadened its outreach to include science educators.  Since 2013, DuPont has provided more than 50 science educators with access to national professional development programs that will enhance their ability to bring science to life in their classrooms through this program.