Award for Commitment to Exemplary English Language Teaching
The TESOL Teacher of the Year Award was created by TESOL and NationalGeographic Learning to recognize and honor exceptional English language teachers at all levels. Any English language teacher who has been a classroom teacher for a minimum of three years and is not a previous recipient of this award is eligible to apply. Applicants are not required to be members of the TESOL International Association. The winner will receive $1,000; free one-year TESOL membership; free registration for the TESOL International Convention & English Language Expo the year of the award, plus three nights hotel and round-trip airfare; a session as an invited speaker at the annual convention; an invitation to the Leadership Luncheon at the TESOL Convention; a profile and published article in TESOL Connections; and a $250 voucher for the TESOL Bookstore.
A website of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Teaching About Refugees presents free and adaptable teaching materials on refugees, asylum, migration, and statelessness, as well as a section dedicated to professional development and guidance for elementary and secondary school teachers on including refugee children in their classes.
Carmen Sandiego is on a new mission: traveling the world to help the next generation of global citizens build valuable social–emotional skills. Students can journey with Carmen in Houghton Mifflin Harcourt’s new web series, Fearless Kids Around the World, and meet young heroes working to do good with bravery, resilience, and kindness.
We Share Solar empowers students to be global changemakers. By combining solar energy and engineering education with real-world applicability, trained teachers cultivate students’ interests in STEM subjects and inspire them to meet an immediate need in the developing world.