Science of Reading Star Awards

Do you know an educator who has successfully brought the Science of Reading into their classroom? Are they a champion of their students? Has your district made it their mission to help students overcome their academic obstacles using the Science of Reading? Celebrate their achievements and honor their work by nominating them for a Science of Reading Star Award!

Science of Reading Star Awards

Do you know an educator who has successfully brought the Science of Reading into their classroom? Are they a champion of their students? Has your district made it their mission to help students overcome their academic obstacles using the Science of Reading? Celebrate their achievements and honor their work by nominating them for a Science of Reading Star Award!

Awards categories


Science of Reading Superstar: This award celebrates a teacher who has made a direct impact on their students and served as role models for their colleagues by applying the Science of Reading. Their dedication to their students’ success is unparalleled and inspiring to others.

Standout School: This award goes to a school principal who has supervised the successful shift to the Science of Reading in many classrooms across several grades. The school has faced challenges and has remarkable gains to show for it.

Amplifying Your District: This award honors a district leader that has driven or is driving change using the Science of Reading. Their exceptional commitment has been noticed and the results are proof it’s working.

Nominate or apply now with the form below!

Prizes

All award winners will receive a $500 DonorsChoose gift card and a subscription to The Reading League Journal, and will be featured on an episode of Science of Reading: The Podcast to share their experience and achievements.

The Grand Prize winner will also receive full conference registration to Plain Talk About Literacy and Learning® 2022 conference and reimbursement of travel costs.

Timeline

  • Application opens: September 1, 2021
  • Application closes: October 31, 2021
  • Finalists announced: November 15, 2021
  • Winner announcement: December 7, 2021
  • Plain Talk 2021 conference for Grand Prize winner: February 9–11, 2022

Terms & Conditions

Terms and conditions apply and are available at http://amplify.com/sweepstakes-terms.

Entries will be accepted from 9/1/2021 through 10/31/2021 . Finalists will be announced on 11/15/2021, and winners will be selected on 12/07/2021. Three (3) winners will each be awarded one (1) DonorChoose gift card with a face value of $500 and one (1) subscription to The Reading League Journal equal to $150. One (1) grand prize winner will receive full conference registration and reimbursement of travel costs for Plain Talk About Literacy and Learning® conference taking place 2/9/22 to 2/11/22, equal to up to $2000.

The instructional gifts associated with the present giveaway are intended to be institutional gifts to the winner’s school district and/or school. Should you be selected as the winner in the present giveaway, please ensure that acceptance of any of the instructional prizes awarded is fully compliant with your local rules regarding educational gifts to your district and/or school.

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