Outstanding teachers abound in RISD and we want to recognize them. The Super Teacher Award is set to honor outstanding Pre-K-12 teachers in RISD who exemplify innovative teaching and effective instruction that result in the No. 1 goal for us all—the best student learning possible.
What are the qualifiers? Well, innovative teaching and effective instruction operate hand-in-hand. Both are packed with strategies related to student engagement, approaches focused on student collaboration, technology integration, assessment methods—the list is long. And novelty is a key component.
Super Teacher nominees are accepted throughout the school year with winners recognized each of the nine-week grading periods on RISD’s academic calendar. We know our students do great things—now help us recognize the classroom crusaders who help them find their spark.
The criteria for the Super Teacher Award of Excellence include: