The application deadline is July 1 each year.
Criteria:** Anyone may nominate. Self-nominations will be accepted.** Maintenance of current SCCSS membership.The SCCSS member I wish to nominate is:
**Brief (no more than 200 words) biography of the teacher who created the lesson/ unit.
** Social Studies Unit or Lesson Plan: The applicant will provide a social studies unit or lesson plan that was created by the applicant and taught (not to exceed 3 one-sided double-spaced 8-1/2 x 11 pages in 12 pt. font). Information should include: Course/Topic Grade level, Objective and Rationale (25 words or less), Use of SC Social Studies Academic Standards/Indicators, Prior learning, Time Frame, Resources and/or materials, Description of lesson, and Accommodations for All Learners, and connection to the award title.
** Reflection on Student Learning: The applicant will provide a written reflection on how the unit/lesson plan submitted above affected student learning. (No more than 1 double-spaced page)