Even though that the economy here in the United States is not stable yet the government and most of the educational learning institutes in the country recognize the contribution that teachers provide to the younger generation in the field of education. Part of the recognizing the importance of teachers is celebrating the teacher’s day, teacher’s appreciation week or day. Aside of that, the different universities, colleges, private and public schools also created some programs in order to show their appreciation to their well teachers. Just like in Bartlesville Public Schools, these educational learning institutes yearly provide a program awarding to the different educators that have seen excelling in their field of teaching. This program awarding is known as Bartlesville Public School District’s Teacher of the Year.
Last Monday was the preliminary selection of the educators that will qualify for the final competition to be crown as the Teacher of the Year for this 2009 celebration. The selection of these educators will be based by the recommendation from the school administrator and to their different performance, teaching achievements, teaching credentials and their teaching educational background. One of the important bases upon doing a selection over this teacher of the year is the teaching achievement. Teaching achievement refers on how well the teachers been successful in educating their learners, if their learners have passed all their subjects and to the national examination that been conducted. As for this month, the Bartlesville Public School has selected around 13 candidates for the preliminary selection of Teachers award. These 13 teachers will also receive some consolation awards but still on the observation by the administration for several months until the teacher’s celebration this coming will arrive. By that month, the teacher of the year 2009 will be officially selected and announce.
These 13 teachers that come from the different department of teaching in Bartlesville Public School are very much honored to be part of this teacher’s preliminary selection for the teacher of the year awarding in their educational learning institutes. Indeed, the teacher of the year awarding provide a great venue in motivating their teachers for more career building of teaching so that they continually give out their best in providing focus upon educating and meeting various needs of their learners.