Southern Business Education Association

Secondary Teacher of the Year Guidelines

SOUTHERN BUSINESS EDUCATION ASSOCIATION

NOMINATION GUIDELINES FOR AWARD IV—SUPERVISION DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD

Outstanding Contributions to Business Education by an Administrator or Supervisor of Business Education

Click Here for Nomination Form

 

ELIGIBILITY

The recipient must be a current member of NBEA/SBEA and have been a member for a minimum of three years; must be a member of the respective business education state association; and must be primarily engaged in administration and supervision of business education programs at the state and/or local level.  The recipient’s contributions may have been made over an extended period of time; however, the major impact must have occurred within three years prior to the nomination.

 

NOMINATION GUIDELINES

Nominations may be made by an NBEA/SBEA member or by the Executive Boards of affiliated state associations.  Nominations must be on the SBEA Nomination Form.  The SBEA Nomination Form is to be sent to the chairman of the SBEA Leadership Awards Administrative Committee.  The chairman will send the SBEA Nomination Form and guidelines to the nominee.  Each nominee will submit the materials detailed below to the chairman of the SBEA Leadership Awards Administrative Committee.

 

  1. The first page of the materials submitted by the nominee should be a copy of the completed SBEA Nomination Form.  If the nomination is a 2014 nomination, the first page should be a copy of the letter received from the SBEA Leadership Awards Administrative Committee Chairman.
  2. The second page of the materials submitted by the nominee should be one page entitled BIOGRAPHICAL DATA OF NOMINEE with most recent activities listed for the following categories:
    • DEGREES (List degrees, institutions, and years attended.)
    • ADMINISTRATIVE/TEACHING EXPERIENCE (Give years of experience in business education teaching, administration, or supervision.)
    • PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS
    • HONORS AND AWARDS
    • PUBLICATIONS

 

3.  The remaining pages should contain the responses to the criteria.  Each response must not exceed one page, one side only.  Each criterion statement should be typed at the top of a separate sheet of paper before beginning the response.  A 10-point or larger font is required.

4.  A maximum of five (5) supporting letters, each limited to one page, may accompany these nomination materials.  Standard size 8½“ x 11” paper or letterhead is required, and only one side of each page may be used.  The maximum of five supporting letters should be attached after the criterion statements.  NO ADDITIONAL PAGES OR MATERIAL SHOULD BE INCLUDED.

5.  FIVE COPIES of these nomination materials must be postmarked by June 30, 2015 to

Mrs. Ann Godfrey, Chairman

SBEA Leadership Awards Administrative Committee

124 Morgan Cross Road

Gaffney, SC  29341-3811

 

BIOGRAPHICAL DATA OF NOMINEE

(List most recent activities first)

1.        DEGREES…list degrees, institutions, and years attended

 

2.        ADMINISTRATIVE/TEACHING EXPERIENCE…Give years of experience in business education administration of supervision.

3.        PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP…

 

 

4.        HONORS AND AWARDS…

 

 

5.        PUBLICATIONS…

CRITERIA FOR SUPERVISOR (AWARD IV)

Please type each criterion at the top of a separate sheet of paper.  Each response must not exceed one page, one side only.  A 10-point or larger font is required.

 

1.        Contributions to business education through administrative and/or supervisory activities–years of experience and evidence of effectiveness in the field should be documented. (Maximum points–50)

 

2.        Participation and office held in local, state, regional, and national professional associations.  Special activities that resulted in needed changes or improvements in the profession. (Maximum points–20)

 

3.        Development and/or support of education programs that provide unusual opportunities for business education to benefit from interrelationships with the business community.  Evidence of involvement in other programs that display unusual commitment to students and/or teachers through personal or staff contacts, activities, and ongoing support. (Maximum points–15)

 

4.        Demonstration of efforts to inform citizens of the achievements of business education and of the needs of the program’s future development; contributions to business education through public persuasiveness and/or support of state or federal legislation designed to advance the purposes of business education. (Maximum points–15)

 

NOMINATION PACKAGE MUST BE POSTMARKED BY JUNE 30, 2015.

Mail to: Mrs. Ann Godfrey, Chairman

SBEA Leadership Awards Administrative Committee

124 Morgan Cross Road

Gaffney, SC  29341-3811