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Nominations are now open for the 2018 ASG National Excellence in Teaching Award

Who can nominate an excellent teacher?

YOU CAN - IT'S EASY!                                                                                                                     

For 24 years, the National Excellence in Teaching Awards has provided communities with the opportunity to formally recognise and thank outstanding teachers and leaders across the following categories:

  • Early Learning Centres,
  • Primary Schools
  • Secondary Schools
  • Special Schools

Now it's your turn - tell us all about your inspirational teacher! Parents, members of the community and students are invited to nominate an excellent educator. Winners receive a $5000 grant they can use for their school.

Criteria for eligibility

Nominations for the National Excellence in Teaching Awards are judged on examples on:

  • Outstanding leadership
  • Expert knowledge
  • Exemplary & innovative teaching practice
  • Professional engagement with colleagues, parents, carers and the community

Teachers must have at least 2 years experience and work 5 days a week for primary, secondary or special schools. Teachers from kindergarten, preschool and prep programs must work 28 hours a fortnight to be eligible for nomination.

How it works    

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Prizes

National recipients receive a framed certificate, the Crystal Apple award and a $5,000 grant. Winners will be flown in to attend a special awards luncheon and be presented with their prizes.

One national award recipient will be selected to receive the NEiTA Teacher Ambassador of the Year Award and will attend the International Space Camp - an international gathering of outstanding teachers, at the US Space & Rocket Center, Alabama, USA. 

State, Territory and Regional award winners will receive a framed certificate signed by the CEO and NEiTA Chairman,

WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR?      NOMINATE NOW

NOMINATIONS CLOSE THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 13th, 2018