National History Teacher of the Year
The Institute presented the 2005 National History Teacher of the Year Award to Rosanne Lichatin, a US history teacher at West Morris Central High School in Chester, New Jersey. Her thirty-year career in education includes experience in both elementary and secondary levels of instruction. Mrs. Lichatin is a member of the National Council for History Education and the Organization of American Historians. In addition, she is a co-advisor of the National History Club, which was launched in 2003 at West Morris Central High School.