Nominees for Teacher of the Year will submit an application and all required documentation online. The school based selection committee, composed of the school director, curriculum supervisor and select faculty will use a democratic selection process and the Governor’s Teacher of the Year scoring rubric to determine the finalists. The Director of each campus will announce the Campus Teacher of the Year to staff and faculty by early May.
All Campus Teachers of the Year will be entered to become the iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year. The iLearn Schools selection committee, composed of the Chief Executive Officer, Chief Academic Officer, Chief Innovative Office, Chief Growth Officer and the iLearn Schools Academic Team, will assess the applications, aforementioned documents in addition to letters from students and/or parents and a statement from the nominee’s director to select the iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year. The CEO will announce the iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year to the iLearn Schools Organization by the end of May.
The Campus Teacher of the Year will receive a monetary gift of $500.00 and a $100.00 gift card from the iSupport Education Foundation Inc. The iLearn Schools Teacher of the Year will receive an additional monetary gift of $1,000.00. Each winner will be recognized on their school’s website and the iLearn Schools’ website. Additionally, each winner will have a framed photo hung on their campus, at Central Office and be recognized at a school wide/district event.