Civic Educator of the Year Award

Do you know an outstanding civics teacher?

Now accepting nominations for the
2021-22 Civic Educator of the Year Award

To nominate a Civic Educator of the Year:

  • You must personally know your nominee – direct experience of their professional contributions is recommended
  • You must be able to explain and/or provide evidence of the above qualifications when you complete the nomination form
  • You do not need to inform your nominee you have submitted, but you cannot submit anonymously
  • Nominations are open June 1 – October 15, 2021. Scroll down for nomination form.

The Civic Educator of the Year Awardee:

  • Is a K-12 educator in Oregon
  • Has participated in Classroom Law Project programs for at least 5 years
  • Has participated in training other educators or assisting other educators with resources & regularly shares their expertise to help others in their professional community
  • Actively collaborates with colleagues, students, families, & other stakeholders to create a strong culture of Civic Education & Engagement
  • Has the respect and admiration of students, parents, colleagues, and the community
  • Inspires creativity, critical thinking, active learning, and civic participation
  • Is nominated by a colleague, administrator, community member, or participant of a Classroom Law Project program
  • Is Honored at the annual Oregon Civics Conference in December and at Classroom Law Project’s Legal Citizen of the Year Awards Dinner

See whom we’ve honored in past years

Civic Educator of the Year Nomination

Please nominate a colleague for the 2020-21 Civic Educator of the Year using this form.
  • Select all that apply