ApplicantAny individual working in the field of Driver Education is eligible to complete the application process. All applicants must be a current member of VADETS.
Application Information and ProcessEach candidate submitting a formal application must provide the following information and adhere to the timeline.
• Applicationo The application for the Teacher of the Year may be found on the VADETS website. Please download the application and mail to Lisa McDaniels VADETS Teacher of the Year Committee Chair PO BOX 100 Studley, VA 23162
• Letter of Supporto A letter of support from your building principal and/or supervisor must be included with the application. This letter should contain evidence of personal knowledge of the teacher’s abilities and other qualifications that make him/her a good candidate for Teacher of the Year. o This letter should be addressed to VADETS Teacher of the Year Committee.• Applications must be postmarked no later than September 6, 2019.• The VADETS Teacher of the Year is required to be a presenter at the next annual conference of the association.
Teacher of the Year Award includes:• Award recognition plaque at the current annual conference.• One night lodging at the next annual conference of the association.• Complimentary conference registration at the next annual conference of the association.
The final decision for the individual selected as the VADETS Teacher of the Year is made by the Teacher of the Year Committee.