Nominations now being accepted for the 2018 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. Any full-time elementary or secondary school teacher working at a public, private, or parochial school in Bartholomew County is eligible to receive the annual award.

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 & 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 specials 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.

For more information on the Edna Folger Outstanding Teacher Award, contact Marsha VanNahmen at the IUPUC Center for Teaching and Learning.

Contact, Address and Additional Links

IUPUC

4601 Central Avenue
Columbus, IN 47203

Phone: 812.348.7311

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