Florence J. Clark Award for Excellence in Middle School Teaching

Award Amount: TBD

The Award for Excellence in Middle School Teaching was established by Florence J. Clark, a former middle school teacher and counselor at Irving Middle School who retired as assistant principal at Mickle Middle School in 1985 after 35 years of teaching and administration. Florence believed that middle school teachers have unique qualities and deserve special recognition. This Award will annually recognize two outstanding middle school teachers in the Lincoln Public Schools. Middle school teachers honored by the award demonstrate excellence in middle school teaching and work toward continuous improvement in student achievement and development. This award shall distribute annually 4% of the fund balance.

Nominating Process

Nominations may be submitted by any individual or group.

Who is Eligible

All Lincoln Public Schools middle school teachers are eligible, for example: teachers, counselors and specialists. Nominations may be submitted by any individual or group.

Criteria

LPS middle school teachers who demonstrate excellence in middle school teaching and work toward continuous improvement in student achievement and development.

Selection Committee

Selection of award winners is facilitated by the Foundation for Lincoln Public Schools Scholarships and Awards Committee.

Nomination Deadline

Nominations Closed