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The 2018 ACT Public Education Awards: Celebrating Excellence

This annual awards event recognises and celebrates the extraordinary people in our schools. People who go above and beyond their expected duties and make a real difference to the lives of students and their school community.

2018 Public Education Awards

Nominations for the 2018 Public Education Awards are now closed.

2018 Awards Ceremony will be held on 8 November 2018. The Director-General will present the awards alongside the Minister for Education and Early Childhood Development, Yvette Berry MLA.

Tickets to the 2018 Award Ceremony will be available for purchase closer to the ceremony’s date.

For further information please contact People and Performance on 6205 4360 or email EducationAwards@act.gov.au.

Early Childhood Teacher of the Year
This is an individual award for those teaching in the early childhood sector (P-2). School leaders are not eligible for this award category.

Primary Teacher of the Year
This is an individual award for those teaching in the primary sector (K-6). School leaders are not eligible for this award category.

Secondary Teacher of the Year
This is an individual award for those teaching in the secondary sector (7-12). School leaders are not eligible for this award category.

School Leader of the Year
This is an individual award for school leaders (Principal, Deputy or Associate Principal, Executive Teachers).

New Educator of the Year
This is an individual award for new educators (teachers with up to three years of experience).

Leadership in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education
This is an individual award for school leaders, teachers and staff other than teachers (education support or administrative staff from schools).

Education Support Person of the Year
This is an individual award for staff other than teachers (education support or administrative staff) in school settings.

Volunteer of the Year
This is an individual award for school volunteers.

Outstanding Partnership of the Year
This is an individual or group award for school staff who have developed strong family or community partnerships.

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