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Excellence In Education 10 09

Excellence In Education 10 09



Overview of the Excellence in Education Program - Beaumont Foundation

Overview of the Excellence in Education Program - Beaumont Foundation



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    • Beaumont FoundationA NONPROFIT CORPORATION
      Excellence in Education Award Program
      Wayne A. Reaud Award – Southeast Texas
      Gilbert I. “Buddy” Low Award –East Texas
      Frank and Nancy Newton Award – Lubbock County, TX
      Donley Award – Lea County, NM
      Wayne A. Reaud
      Gilbert I. “Buddy” Low
      W. Frank Newton
    • Beaumont FoundationA NONPROFIT CORPORATION
      Items for Discussion
      Selection Criteria
      Comments for Previous Winners
      Contact Information
    • Purpose
      To celebrate and recognize superior contributions of teacherswhose leadership and dedication inspire a spirit of learning in students of all backgrounds and learning abilities.
    • Eligibility
      Exemplify the highest standards and practices of the teaching profession.
      Completed five years teaching.
      Be a full-time teacher whose responsibility is the direct instruction of students.
    • Process
      Nomination Process
      Schools or individuals nominate teachers.
      Application Process
      Nominees complete application packet.
      Selection Process
      Campus 5-person Nominating Committee – committee membership teachers and students.
      Campus Nominating Committee selects Campus nominee and submit Campus Nominee to Foundation for selection of winner.
    • Nomination & Application Packet
      Nomination Packet
      Nomination Form
      1 Page explaining why the nominee deserves the award
      2 pages of supplementary materials
      Application Packet
      Application Form
      Resume & current photograph
      Favorite Quote or Motto
      Responses to 4 Professional Questions
      4 Letters of Support
    • Candidate Selection Criteria
      Dedication, knowledge, and skill;
      Expertise to inspire students;
      Demonstrated distinguished classroom practice;
      Professionalism and collegiality;
      High standards for self and students;
      Ability to create a classroom environment conducive to learning;
      Commitment to students and their learning;
      Respect and admiration of students, parents, and colleagues;
      Contribution to the wider school community.
    • Inaugural Gala
    • $10,000, Crystal Obelisk, and Portrait
    • An Evening to Remember!
    • Comments from the Winners
      “I was absolutely thrilled at the news of this incredible
      recognition. It is indeed an honor to have been chosen
      from among so many well-deserving teachers in the
      SoutheastTexas area. I am truly humbled. My career has
      been an exciting journey and to be celebrated in such a
      way is more than I could have ever imagined.”
      ~ Susan Pate
      “The gala was absolutely perfect. The evening was something out of a fairy tale. Such attention had been give to every detail. From the registration to picking up the portraits on the way out. You thought of every thing! The tables were simply beautiful, the music was perfect, the meal delicious, and the speakers were delightful. I just can’t begin to tell you how honored I felt. Thank you so much for allowing me to invite guests. It was so incredibly awesome to be surrounded by my loved ones as I was presented with the award. I honestly have to say it was an evening neither I nor my family and friends will forget.”
      ~ Debbie Amy
    • “The program you’ve created and have so magnificently carried forward is without a doubt the most generous, the most prestigious, and the most special of any of the other teacher recognition awards in existence today. Every aspect ,from the initial nomination to the elegant banquet, was truly first-class and an almost surreal experience for myself and my peers. I cannot possibly thank you enough for generously giving of a very Impressive monetary amount as well as
      the time and effort that went into
      making these awards so special.”
      ~ Beth Harris
      “Needless to say I’ve been walking on air since
      I received notification that I am one of the
      recipients of the Excellence in Education
      Award! Of course my first question is what
      do I wear? I don’t think I’ve
      ever attended anything
      with the work ‘Gala’
      attached to it!
      ~ Sharon Woolley
    • “I want to thank you for the exceptional gala. All of my family were impressed with the attention to detail. The food was delicious, the flowers beautiful, the speakers wonderful, the trophies awesome. My mom and dad cried! It was a big honor and I appreciate all you did to make it extra special.”
      ~ Cheryl Adams
      “It is the morning after and I’m so excited that it is really
      difficult to teach. It was obvious that the gala commanded
      planning and organizational skills. It was absolutely amazing!
      Words cannot express my gratitude to you and the Beaumont
      Foundation for your gifts and thoughtfulness of this prestigious
      Award. It is one I will cherish for years to come. I know the word
      Is out about the ‘Reaud Excellence in Education Award.” It is
      absolutely amazing to be acknowledged for a job that I truly love.”
      ~ Belinda Taylor
    • Beaumont FoundationA NONPROFIT CORPORATION
      2010 Timeline
      November 16, 2009 – February 5, 2010: Nominations Accepted
      February 12, 2010: Application Deadline
      February 26, 2010: Campuses Submit Nominees to the Beaumont Foundation
      March 26, 2010: Excellence in Education Winners Announced
      May 3, 2010: Award Gala Honoring the Wayne A. Reaud Excellence in Education Award Winners, Beaumont ,TX
      May 5, 2010: Award Gala Honoring the Frank and Nancy Newton Excellence in Education Award Winners, Lubbock, TX
      May 6, 2010: Award Gala Honoring the Donley Excellence in Education Award Winners, Hobbs, NM
      May 5, 2010: Award Gala Honoring the Gilbert I. Low Excellence in Education Award Winners, San Augustine, TX
    • Beaumont FoundationA NONPROFIT CORPORATION
      Excellence in Education Award Program
      For Additional Information:
      Daryl Ann Borel
      Director of Grants
      Beaumont Foundation
      470 Orleans, First Floor
      Beaumont, Texas 77701
      409.838.1812 ext 102