Glenn Rutland has been in the classroom for more than 30 years. During that time she has taught Physical Science, Earth and Space Science, Life Science, and gifted learners in Middle and Elementary schools in Georgia and Florida. Glenn is currently teaching 5th grade at Holley-Navarre Intermediate School in Navarre, Florida.
Glenn was a finalist for the NASA astronaut Teacher in Space program. As a result of this accomplishment she has been a member of NASA/NEAT (Network of Educator Astronaut Teachers) for the past five years. Glenn presents many teacher workshops using materials and knowledge gathered from the NASA education program.
Glenn is also a teacher coach for the ZERO-G flights and a Hawking Fellow. Glenn distributes her microgravity lessons to teachers and students alike so that her microgravity experiences are spread throughout her district.
Rothschild Middle School Teacher of The Year, Holley-Navarre Intermediate Teacher of the Year, Air Force Association State of Florida Aerospace Teacher of The Year and Wilmington College Educator Alumni Award are just a few of the accolades that Glenn has received during her teaching career.