Congratulations, Ann Garland West!
At the 27th New Hampshire Excellence in Education Awards (the "Edies"), longtime NEATE champion, Ann Garland West, received the "Doris Barnes Retired Educator Lifetime Achievement Award." This award was created to honor a retired teacher who has continued to work for the betterment of public education after retirement. You can read her remarks on the occasion here.
Congratulations, Dr. Kim Parker!
Past-President Dr. Kimberly Parker is being awarded the 2020 NCTE Outstanding Educator in English Language Arts. The Elementary Section Steering Committee selected Dr. Kim Parker and Dr. Gloria Boutte as co-awardees, stating that "uniting these two outstanding educators who work in school, community and university spheres uniquely reflects the vision and mission of NCTE and our section."
Congratulations, Rob Ford!
Board Member Rob Ford is being awarded the 2020 Conference on English Leadership Innovative Leadership Award! The award recognizes an early or mid-career leader and NCTE member who has shown innovative leadership at the local, regional, and/or national level or for innovative approaches to teaching and/or professional development through new and progressive methods and delivery models.
Our Website is Excellent!
We were one of eleven selected for the 2020 NCTE Website of Excellence Award. The award "recognizes [affiliate] websites that have high-quality content, easy navigation ... and interactive abilities." NEATE underwent a challenging website transition from 2018-2019, but it appears to have paid off!
Dr. Mark Fabrizi, Leaflet Journal Editor, is Awarded!
The Connecticut State Colleges and System’s Board of Regents’ (BOR) awarded our journal editor, Dr. Mark Fabrizi, an associate professor of education at Eastern Connecticut State University, the BOR Teaching Award. More details can be found here.