Sunday, February 19, 2017

2017 SDCUE Innovative Educator Award

SDCUE is looking for that special educator... you know, the one who seeks out innovative ways to provide engaging and meaningful learning opportunities for his/her students; the one who can be found sharing ideas with a colleague down the hall; the one whose passion for teaching and learning is infectious to others.

Are YOU that person?

Then apply to become SDCUE's Innovative Educator of the Year!

The recipient receives a $1000 stipend for continuing the pursuit of innovation in education, as well as a 1-year membership to CUE.

The recipient will also receive a group registration for 5 people to attend the Annual SDCUE Tech Fair where the recipient is invited to lead a Featured Presentation Session.

The award will be presented at the 14th annual Innovation in Education Awards event on May 24, 2017 at Sea World.

Ready to apply? Here's what you need to do:

- Write a 200 word personal statement on how your classroom embodies the "Innnovator's Mindset" as explained by George Couros (  
- Create a short video, no longer than two minutes, that shows your innovative spirit. The video should show innovation in action; specific practices should be demonstrated, and not just described by the applicant or through testimonials.
- Submit a letter of recommendation from someone who sees the impact you have on students and learning.
- All are submitted via Google Form:

Submissions are due by March 3, 5PM.

** All applicants must be current members of SDCUE **