District Administration is now accepting applications for its National Awards Program, honoring outstanding K12 school districts and visionary leaders across the nation! This prestigious program aims to recognize and celebrate innovative initiatives that have delivered measurable results, revolutionizing education within school districts. The deadline is October 30, 2023, so enter today!
Districts of Distinction: Inspiring Replicable Success Stories
At the heart of Districts of Distinction is the belief that remarkable, home-grown programs can inspire and be replicated by educators nationwide. We are searching for pioneering initiatives that have made a significant impact on student achievement, engagement, and overall educational excellence. By sharing these successful models, we empower educators to build similar programs in their districts, fostering positive change in education across the country.
- Student and Adult Wellness
- Creative Recruitment and Retention Solutions
- Technology Innovation
- Academic Acceleration
- Equity and Inclusion
- College and Career Pathways
Leaders of Distinction: Honoring Visionaries in Education
Leaders of Distinction provides an exceptional platform to recognize individual leaders who have demonstrated exceptional vision, executed innovative strategies, and achieved remarkable results. We are seeking extraordinary Superintendents, Cabinet Leaders, Technology Leaders, and Principals who have spearheaded transformative initiatives, paving the way for progress within their districts.
Women of Distinction: Recognizing Leadership Excellence
Recognizing women who have exhibited exceptional leadership skills in the education field, inspiring and empowering others to achieve their full potential, resulting in improved student outcomes, increased graduation rates, or enhanced educational opportunities.
Submit your applications here!
Winners announced in December
Winners of the District Administration National Awards Program will be announced at the highly anticipated District Administration Leadership Institute Superintendent Summit, on Dec. 13, 2023, in Naples, Florida. This esteemed event brings together influential education leaders from across the country to share insights, strategies, and best practices.
Additionally, award recipients will be center stage to showcase their accomplishments at The Future of Education Technology Conference (FETC) in January 2024, where they can inspire and connect with educators from around the globe.
Criteria for selecting winners:
Districts of Distinction:
Innovative Practices: Recognizing districts that have implemented innovative and successful approaches to address educational challenges, improve student outcomes, or enhance community engagement.
Student Achievement: Acknowledging districts that have demonstrated significant improvements in student achievement, including academic performance, graduation rates, or closing achievement gaps.
Community Impact: Evaluating districts that have made a positive impact on their communities through initiatives such as partnerships with local organizations, community service programs, or outreach efforts.
Leaders of Distinction:
Visionary Leadership: Identifying leaders who have demonstrated a clear and inspiring vision for their district, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous improvement.
Educational Impact: Recognizing leaders who have implemented effective strategies resulting in improved student outcomes, increased graduation rates, or enhanced educational opportunities.
Collaborative Engagement: Considering leaders who have successfully engaged stakeholders, such as teachers, staff, parents, and the community, in the decision-making process and built strong relationships to support student success.
Women of Distinction:
Leadership Excellence: Recognizing women who have exhibited exceptional leadership skills in the education field, inspiring and empowering others to achieve their full potential, resulting in improved student outcomes, increased graduation rates, or enhanced educational opportunities.
Advocacy and Equity: Evaluating candidates who have been champions for educational equity, advocating for inclusive policies, and promoting opportunities for marginalized student populations.