This award will celebrate K-8 Multi-Institution & Independent Educators.
Educators should complete the form themselves providing the information required.
1. Candidates must currently be employed as a Jewish educator and have contact hours with the same group of students on a regular basis. (Daily, weekly, bi-monthly or monthly.)
2. Candidates must independently offer (private or self organized) class groups and/or teach in multiple programs offered by Jewish institutions; 2 or more institutions/schools/programs.
3. Candidates should demonstrate innovative, creative thinking and implementation of teaching methods and materials, and the demonstrated ability to make a positive impact on their students' lives.
Applications are due by Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017 at midnight.
One educator will be awarded $1,000 in recognition of their work. The winner will be notified by Monday, May 8. Additional honorary awards may be made based on the applicant pool as well.
Educators will be invited for a celebration to honor Jewish educators in the community and to recognize the winner and additional honorees.