Nominations now being accepted for the 2019 Edna V. Folger Outstanding Teacher Award
Edna Folger set the early standard for teachers. In her honor, the award was designed to raise awareness about the immeasurable influence teachers have on their students and to recognize the image of teachers as important community role models. The award is sponsored annually by Faurecia Emissions Control Technologies, the Community Education Coalition, and the Center for Teaching & Learning at IUPUC.
Review this information sheet with details about the award and previous winners. The award is presented at a Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.
Eligibility and Nominations
Any full-time elementary or secondary school teacher or educator working at a public, private, or parochial school in Bartholomew County is eligible to be nominated for this award. This includes classroom, special education, or special subjects teachers; certified educators; counselors; and administrators.
- Any individual or group may nominate a Bartholomew County classroom teacher or educator.
- Download the nomination form.
- Forms are also available at the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation administrative offices and in the main office of schools throughout Bartholomew County. Nominations are due to the Center for Teaching and Learning by 4 p.m. on Friday, January 18, 2019.
For more information on the Edna Folger Outstanding Teacher Award, contact Marsha VanNahmen at the IUPUC Center for Teaching and Learning.