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2021 DANCE College/University Teacher of the Year

Jan 15, 2021 - Sep 30, 2021

Award Criteria:

  • DANCE Educators of the Year must be members of NC SHAPE and DANCE.
  • Currently teaching in North Carolina.
  • All DANCE award recipients must demonstrate support and dedication to the mission and goals of the DANCE Association.
  • Dance Educators must have at least five years experience in a K-12 setting or at the college/university level.
  • Dance educators must have a degree and certification in teaching and be a full-time teacher at the time of application submission.

Each nominee must:

  • Each nominee must demonstrate leadership in developing and implementing or directing and coordinating effective dance education programs.
  • Each nominee should show volunteer service to local state or national professional arts organizations within their own school system.
  • Each nominee should show evidence of service to local schools, districts, state or community organizations.
  • Each nominee should submit one letter of support from an administrator, a parent or child/student or from a fellow teacher.
  1. Upload: Letters of Recommendation: One from a colleague and the other from an administrator/supervisor.
  2. Upload: Cover Page.
  3. Upload: Written Statement: To address the three * criteria above.
Application Documents: Please download the Cover Page as seen below. This page is to be filled out and uploaded along with your Written Statement and two Letters of Recommendation as the last step in applying for this award. If you have any questions, please contact Artie Kamiya, Executive Director (919) 818-6486 or Artie@NCSHAPE.org.
 
(1) Cover Page (Click to download word doc) to be submitted along with the following two items:
(2) Written Statement
(3) Letters of Recommendation

Written Statement: Each candidate must demonstrate outstanding leadership/service on three out of the four of the specific contributions criteria as follows:

  • Position of Leadership in developing and implementing or directing/coordinating effective programs within the TOY category;
  • Meritorious Service through involvement at local, state, district or national level or at the school or community level;
  • Outstanding Board/Committee Service within an NC SHAPE or SHAPE America physical education structure or other professional organizations at the state, district or national level as an officer or committee member;
  • Other Evidence of Leadership and Service to the profession through three of the following: teaching, publications, presentations, funded research or programs, special projects, or adapted physical education-related activities.
Application Documents: Please download the Cover Page as seen below. This page is to be filled out and uploaded along with your Written Statement and two Letters of Recommendation as the last step in applying for this award. If you have any questions, please contact Artie Kamiya, Executive Director (919) 818-6486 or Artie@NCSHAPE.org.
 
(1) Cover Page (Click to download word doc) to be submitted along with the following two items:
(2) Written Statement
(3) Letters of Recommendation

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Nomination Deadline: May 1st of each year.


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