Ruth Gleicher


Central Illinois - Online

Ruth Gleicher teaches at Ida Crown Jewish Academy, in Skokie Illinois. She taught biology, AP Biology and STEM Research at Niles West High School, in Skokie Illinois, for 25 years, and is currently in her second year of teaching Freshman Biology and AP biology at Ida Crown. Early in her career she was the recipient of the Outstanding New Biology Teacher award from NABT (the National Association of Biology Teachers) in 1997, and of the Outstanding Biology Teacher Award in 2003 from the same organization. In 2007 Ruth received National Board Certification and is a Master Teacher in the State of Illinois. Ruth has been a reader at the AP Biology reading and has been a consultant for the College Board for the past 18 years.
In her free time Ruth loves to go long distances on her road bike. Her favorite distance is 70 miles.