STEM Teacher of the Year

STEM Teacher of the Year
Posted on 04/23/2021
Matthew North

The South Georgia Chapter, Air Force Association (AFA), is pleased to announce that Mr. Matthew North, Lowndes High School, has been selected as the South Georgia Chapter STEM Teacher of the Year 2020-2021. STEM is an acronym for science, technology, engineering, and math. The competition was among eight local school systems in South Georgia.


Mr. North is nominated to the Georgia AFA STEM Teacher of the Year 2020-2021 competition.  We will hear the results of Georgia AFA selection process by early May.


As the South Georgia STEM Teacher of the Year, Mr. North will received several awards, a couple coming from AFA National in Washington, D.C.:

  • $250 check from AFA National
  • $100 check from the South Georgia Chapter
  • Certificate of Excellence from AFA National
  • And other awards

 Lowndes High School and Lowndes County Schools are proud of Mr. North and his outstanding accomplishments in STEM education.