Criteria for Nomination:1. Integrates reading and writing instruction into the total classroom curriculum.2. Incorporates current instructional practices through innovative teaching.3. Demonstrates creativity in instruction practices.4. Has a positive impact on total school climate.5. Is able to articulate the beliefs and understandings that guide the decisions made about literacy education.
To Be Eligible for Nomination:1. A teacher must be presently assigned to a teaching position in Colorado and not be a previous winner of this award.2. The teacher must be nominated by at least two persons, one of whom must be a CCIRA member. A CCIRA council may also nominate.
DEADLINE - November 1
Information about the nominee can be entered into the form or emailed separately to firstname.lastname@example.org