Every year, Texas ASCD presents awards at the ignite Conference to a select few to honor their hard work and dedication to educational technology in the curriculum. Each award recipient is nominated by Texas ASCD members.
Texas ASCD recognizes individuals at ignite who have dedicated themselves to infusing technology into their curriculum while inspiring students to creatively grow. Nominees will have influenced students in the field of educational technology and their students’ multimedia projects that are aligned with the curriculum. Texas ASCD will award nominees at the ignite Conference in June. The nomination period for the 2019 award recognition ends May 3, 2019.
The Creation Station Award recognizes a K-12 teacher for their efforts in leading students to produce creative, high-quality, relevant, substantive multimedia projects that are aligned with the curriculum. The award will go to a K-12 teacher and his or her K-12 student. The submission must include multimedia evidence, cover page, and a one-page summary of the student’s project. Download application here.
The Digital Leadership Award honors an individual who has demonstrated extraordinary effectiveness, influence, and curriculum development within the field of educational technology. Individual educators such as principals or school or district leaders are eligible. Download application here.
The Teacher Trailblazer Award is to acknowledge an exemplary K-12 teacher for their efforts to implement unique, innovative ideas involving student leadership that leverage the power of education technology in the curriculum. Download application here.