Educators of the Year
Each year, the members of the IDEA Executive Board approve the winners of several awards that are designed to recognize the outstanding efforts of IDEA members. The IDEA Technology Educator of the Year program honors current IDEA members who have made outstanding contributions integrating technology in education. The award is specifically designed to recognize ICE Educators at all experience levels—from the beginner to the advanced user.
There are two categories for the annual Educator of the Year awards:
The Educator of the Year Awards are presented each year at the annual conference. Each award winner will receive a commemorative plaque and a complimentary 3-day general conference registration for the upcoming conference.
If you have questions about this program, you may contact Amber Heffner, IDEA Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Recent Educators of the Year
2019 Teacher Category
Dr. John Beerbower, Ed.D.
Assistant Divisional Chair
McHenry District 156
Past Honorees - Teacher Category
2019 Technology Using Educator Category
Teacher on Special Assignment for Technology Integration
Yorkville District 115
Past Honorees - Technology Using Educator Category