Purpose: NELMS seeks to honor teachers beginning their teaching career, who have one to three years of teaching experience at the middle level.
Application Process: The nominator must collect the following and submit all materials electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 1.
Recognition: Those who receive an award will be recognized at the NELMS Annual Conference and in MidLines, (the NELMS newspaper), receive a two-day registration to our Annual Conference, and be featured on the web site.
The recipient will also be invited to present the award to the next year's award winner at the Annual Conference Welcome & Recognitions Reception along with a voucher for a two day complimentary conference registration to attend the conference.
Upon submission of this application, the school principal will be contacted by NELMS.
The recipients of the Promising Practitioner Award:
Gabriella Raccio, Brattleboro Area Middle School, Brattleboro, VT