“At the start of all conversations, we should ask two questions- but how are teachers? How are the students?” Franchesca Warren
The Teacher Self-Care Gamechangers National Awards Program was started to establish a fund with a two-fold purpose- to help support educators in their quest for self-care and recognize those who are doing the important work of teacher self-care. The Game Changer Awards recognize those educators who embody the ‘spirit of a teacher’ and continue to empower their fellow teachers and school community. Award winners serve as inspirational leaders and have made self-care for their fellow teaches a way of life whether via community service, research, or service to their school community.
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT A NOMINATION IS APRIL 15, 2019.
FINALISTS WILL BE NOTIFIED BY MAY 1, 2019.
The Build a Teacher Up Award: This award is for a teacher who continues to use his/her talents to support other educators on their journey in the classroom.
Teacher Engagement Award: This award is for a teacher who constantly thinks of innovative ways to engage not only their students but the school community.
The Gamechanger Award: This award is for a teacher who is changing the game of education around teacher self-care while teaching.
The ‘Up Next’ Award: This award is for a new teacher (less than three years of experience) who
The Teacher Self-Care Vanguard Award: This award goes to the educator that is leading the way in supporting ALL teachers as we strive to have a community that embodies self-care for all teachers.
Submit your nomination here.