The CEL Award for Exemplary Leadership is given annually to an NCTE member who is an outstanding English language arts educator and leader. NCTE and CEL members nominate an exceptional leader who has had an impact on the profession.
2015 Deadline - February 1!
In recognition of leadership achievement, the recipient of this award is selected from nominees for the Exemplary Leader Award. Recipients of the Recognition of Leadership Achievement Award will receive a certificate and a letter from CEL to be presented at the annual conference. In addition, CEL will prepare a press release for distribution prior to the annual convention. This award certificate and letter will be presented at the Monday lunch during the CEL Fall Annual Convention. First award given in Washington, DC.
The CEL English Leadership Quarterly Best Article Award is given annually to the authors of two articles written and published in English Leadership Quarterly. Book reviewers will not be eligible for consideration, but articles written for specific English Leadership Quarterly columns may be considered. Teachers currently on leave may be considered, as may former teachers presently not employed.