Civic Educator of the Year Award

The 2020-21 Civic Educator of the Year Award

Nominations are closed for 2020-21.

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

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 for 2020 are now closed.