Max Sobel Award

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Each year the Association of Mathematics Teachers of New Jersey, AMTNJ, presents the prestigious Max Sobel Award for Outstanding Service and Leadership in Mathematics Education. The Award is named after the first person to receive an AMTNJ Award for Outstanding Service and Leadership in Mathematics Education, Dr. Max Sobel.

During the course of his 50-year career, Max served the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, NCTM,  as president from 1980 to 1982 and as a member of the Board of Directors. He contributed to the work of numerous other mathematics organizations, including the Association of Mathematics Teachers of New Jersey (as president), the Mathematical Association of America (as chair of the New Jersey section), the National Science Foundation, and the Educational Testing Service.

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Past winners of the Max Sobel Award: 

1990 Dr. Max Sobel
 1991 Dr. Evan Maletsky
 1992 Mary Froustet
 1993 David Glatzer
 1994 Dr. Janet Caldwell
 1995 Karen Sanderson
 1996 Dr. Gloria Sanok
 1997 Dr. Joe Rosenstein
1998 Dr. Steve Krulik
 1999 Joyce Glatzer
 2000 Paul Lawrence
 2001 Jim Rahn
 2002 Regina Cullen
 2003 Dr. Ken Wolff
 2004 Marian Palumbo
 2005 Angelo DeMattia
 2006 Dr. Warren Crown
 2007 Joan Vas
 2008 Dr. Bob Riehs
 2009 Dr. Eric Milou
2010 Nancy Schultz
 2011 Mary Mitchell
 2012 Willard Blaskopf
 2013 Dr. Deborah Ives
 2014 Dr. John E. Hammett III
2015  Dianna M. Sopala
2016 Dr. J. Michael Nuspl
2017 Agnes Azzolino
Questions?
If you have any questions regarding this award please contact us at amtnj@juno.com or call 732-788-1257.