Iowa Council of Teachers of English

Nominations & Awards

Click on the hyperlinks to fill out the 2019 nomination forms for ICTE Awards. Nominations are due by Sept. 15, 2019.

Barb Schubert Award

Kristina Moore
2018 Barb Schubert Award Winner

This award for a beginning teacher (0-4 years experience) recognizes individuals who demonstrate exceptional literacy interactions with students and families, utilizes a carefully-planned, rich curriculum, encourages and participates in professional collaboration, and implements innovative pedagogy.

(Recent winners of the Barb Schubert Award: Kristina Moore-2018, Zach Hackbarth-2017, Lauren Petri-2016, Ashlee Koedam-2015)

 

 

High School Teacher of Excellence Award

Candace Berkley
2018 ICTE High School Teacher of Excellence

The High School Teacher of Excellence recipient demonstrates exceptional literacy interaction with students and families, utilizes a carefully-planned, rich curriculum, encourages and participates in professional collaboration, and implements innovative pedagogy. This award recognizes an excellent veteran (5+) high school language arts teacher.

(Recent winners of the High School Teacher of Excellence Award: Candace Berkley-2018, Allison Berryhill-2017, Kate Engelkes-2016)

 

Middle School Teacher of Excellence Award

Lisa Jane Gildenhaus
2018 ICTE Middle School Teacher of Excellence

This award recognizes an excellent veteran (5+) middle school language arts teacher who exemplifies exceptional literacy interaction with students and families, utilizes a carefully-planned, rich curriculum, encourages and participates in professional collaboration, and implements innovative pedagogy.

(Recent winners of the Middle School Teacher of Excellence Award: Lisa Jane Gildenhaus-2018, Sarah Knute-2017, Missy Springsteen-Haupt-2016)

 

 

Friend of Literacy Award 

Megan Andersen
2017 ICTE Friend of Literacy

Nominees for this award encourage exploration and engagement in literacy pursuits by donating time or financial support, removing barriers, and/or providing other sources.

(Recent winners of the Friend of Literacy Award: Megan Andersen-2017, Kirsten Hinders-2016, Ann Larkin Kurt-2015, Suzette Kragenbrink-2014)

 

 

 

 

Distinguished Service Award (DSA)

Bradley Weidenaar
2018 ICTE Distinguished Service Award winner.

This recipient is an instructional leader whose service to English/language arts has contributed significantly with local, regional, state, and/or national impact in his/her own school district, area education agency, college, or other institution. 

(Recent winners of the Distinguished Service Award: Bradley Weidenaar-2018, Darin Johnson-2017, Kirstey Ewald-2016)

 

 

 

 

 

Submit award nominations online by September 15, 2019.

(The headings above are hyperlinks to the nomination forms.)

 

 

ICTE Fall Conference Scholarship

New to our conference? New to teaching? Know someone who is? Get financial assistance to attend the fall conference through our scholarship program: Nomination/Application Form

 

 

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