Winnie Reitnouer Excellence in Education Award Nomination Form

Nominate an educator (principal, assistive technology specialist, special education director, teacher, etc.) who has been instrumental in helping struggling readers and students with print disabilities learn and thrive. This award will honor leaders in education who are helping to build a culture in their school that supports and empowers all readers. Winning educators will receive a cash award for themselves and a cash award for their school, plus other exciting prizes and opportunities to showcase their great work. Honorable mention will be given to those educators that received high accolades and recognition.

Parents, students, and educators are eligible to nominate. Special consideration will be given for nominated educators who are in Learning Ally member schools.

About the nominee

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Nominee's school information

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Please select the name of Nominee's school
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About the nominator

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Essays of support

Essays of support will be reviewed and considered based on the following criteria:

  • Impact on Students
  • Advocacy for students with disabilities
  • Professional learning to support students with disabilities
  • Impact on surrounding educators and schools
  • Classroom environment

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If you have additional supporting examples, stories, or photos, please email them to aBloom@LearningAlly.org. If you have a video of support, please enter a link to the video below.


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