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

Best of 2017, The Writer Awards for one of the top author websites of 2017

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

Illumination Book Award, First Place Gold Medal, 2013 Exemplary Christian Education Book,

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