Irene Worthington Baron



Aker Outstanding Teacher/Tandy Technology

Annual Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement, Hiram College, Hiram Ohio

AT&T Ohio Science Teacher of Year

Chapter Service Award, EAA Chapter 425, Inc. (several years)

FAA WINGS, Pilot Proficiency Program

Governor's Fellow, Ohio: George V. Voinovich, Governor of Ohio/ Commendation for Visionary Approach to Education & Commitment to Teaching

Green Berets / Honorary Member Det B-420 Company D, 1st SFG (Abn), 1st SF

Jennings Scholar, Honorary Educational Society, Ohio

Morton Salt Miner, Honorary by Morton Salt Company, Grand Saline, Texas

National Award/Aerial Photography; First Place National Winner : SMITHSONIAN Magazine

National Science Foundation fellowships:  Mt. St. Helens Study, Cascade Volcanoes, New Madrid Earthquake Regional Study, Texas-Geology, Oceanography, Mineralogy,

Ohio Technology Teacher of year

Outstanding Earth Science Teacher, National Association of Geoscience,  East Central Section

Outstanding Young Women of America: Recognized for outstanding ability, accomplishments & service to community, country & profession 

Ohio Academy of Science/Battelle Memorial Institute: Outstanding Science Teacher

Outstanding Earth Science Teacher, National Association of Geology Teachers

Outstanding Teacher, Muskingum Area Technical College

Phi Delta Kappa, Honorary Educational Society

'Round Thailand Rally, STAGE 1-Northeast & Central Thailand, Official 

Space Science Student Involvement Program, Mars Settlement Program, National Aeronautics & Space Administration, National Science Teachers Association/ Teacher Sponsor,

Space Shuttle Student Involvement Project, National Aeronautics & Space Administration, National Science Teachers Association/ Teacher Advisor

Teacher of Month, Year, etc. Southeastern Ohio, Midwestern States, Muskingum County, West Muskingum School District, etc.

True Spirit of Teaching:  Muskingum Valley Educational Service Center

TWA Round The World Club: Circumnavigated the world as a distinguished traveler in the spirit of Magellan, Drake & Cook

Volunteer Service Recognition K-12 Geoscience Education: Partners for Education Program, Geological Society of America

Who's Who Among America's Teachers

Who's Who, Cambridge-Executive & Professional Women

Who's Who In America

Who's Who in American Education

Who's Who of American Women

Women's Athletic Association, Hiram College, Hiram, OH: Basketball

Zanesville City Junior Tennis Team: Annual placement award 

Also has received numerous art awards since age eight