Distinctions

DISTINCTIONS & AWARDS

Academic:

Recipient: IRA Arbuthnot Award (2014)

Columnist: Integrating Children’s Literature – The Reading Teacher (2011-2015)

Recipient: Arizona State University Faculty Teaching Achievement Award (2009)

Finalist: National Reading Conference Early Career Achievement Award (2008)

Recipient: UNLV College of Education Distinguished Teacher Award (2007)

Nominated: UNLV College of Education Distinguished Researcher (2003)

Recipient: UNLV College of Education Collaborative Scholarship Award (2002)

Recipient: UNLV College of Education Distinguished New Faculty Award (2002)

Recipient: UNLV New Investigator Award (2002)

Recipient: National Honor – Listed in Who’s Who in American Education (2003)

Recipient: Arizona State University Nicholas J. Silvaroli Travel Scholarship (2000)

Recipient: Arizona State University Graduate Academic Scholarship (1999-2001)

Recipient: Alpha Upsilon Alpha, National Honor Society of the IRA (1999)

Recipient: Phi Kappa Phi, National Honor Society (1992)


Children’s Author / Artistic:

Nominated: Grand Canyon Reader Award for Looking Closely Across the Desert (2011)

Recipient: Juried Artist – Sonoran Arts League (2010)

Recipient: Juried Artist – Arizona Arts Alliance (2010)

Nominated: CYBLS Award for Best Non-Fiction for Looking Closely In the Rainforest (2010)

Recipient: Bank Street College Best Books for Looking Closely Along the Shore (2009)

Recipient: Bank Street College Best Books for Looking Closely Through the Forest (2009)

Recipient: IRA Teachers’ Choice Award for Looking Closely Along the Shore (2009)

Nominated: CYBLS Award for Best Non-Fiction for Looking Closely Inside the Garden (2008)

Recipient: Society of School Librarians Honor for Looking Closely Along the Shore (2008)

© Frank Serafini 2013