Glenn Lid

Chemistry-10-12 grades-Proviso East High School-Maywood, IL

Total years as a classroom teacher: 33


Elmhurst College B.S. 1979

Concordia University M.A. 1985

Aurora University, University of Illinois at Chicago, Roosevelt Universitt, Illinois Wesleyan, Fermi Lab 1988-Present

Teaching Experience

1979-Present Proviso East High School, 10-12 grade, conceptual, honors, and AP Chemistry

grade, head of boys varsity basketball, assistant wrestling/golf coach

Special Recognition

Presidential Award in Math and Science Runner-Up

Illinois Chemical Education Foundation Davidson Award

Illinois Golden Apple Teacher of Distinction

Proviso East High School Male Teacher of the Year

2005 Elmhurst College Alumni Award

2004 Disney “All-American Teacher” Award

Presidential Award in Math and Science Runner-Up

1990/1992 Illinois Wrestling
Coaches and Officials Association’s Assistant Coach of the Year,

Recent Media:


“Mr. Lid continues to reinvent his teaching methodology and his
attention to trending media and ever-growing imagination. However,
his vision for every student that comes into his classroom. has
remained constant: to be a thriving, successful individual that makes a
global impact.”

Quinnton J. Harris, former student

“The energy and enthusiasm he displays for every challenge he
undertakes is incredible. Whether it be teaching, coaching,
volunteering, or working with students or staff, Glenn puts his heart
and soul into everything he attempts.”

Therese McLaughlin, former Athletic Director