KAGE Service & Advocacy Awards 2017-18

•  KAGE SERVICE & ADVOCACY AWARDS

The Kentucky Association for Gifted Education (KAGE) is now accepting nominations for the 2017-18 KAGE Service and Advocacy Awards.  The purpose of the awards is to provide recognition of exceptional service and/or advocacy in support of educating Kentucky’s gifted and talented children and youth. The award recipients will be honored on Monday, February 26, 2018 at the 2018 KAGE Annual Conference in Lexington.

Please note that only KAGE members will be considered for KAGE Service & Advocacy Awards. If you are unsure if a nominee is a KAGE member, please contact the KAGE office at kage@wku.edu or 270.745.4301.

Nominations for 2017-2018 are due December 1, 2017. 

SERVICE & ADVOCACY AWARDS AND CRITERIA

The Michael Caudill Educator Award
Established in 2005 in memory of Michael Caudill, superintendent of Madison County Schools and friend to gifted children.

  • Nominee must be an administrator, counselor, teacher, or other professional in education.

  • Nominee has made significant positive contributions to gifted education in the school, district, and/or state, which has greatly impacted students and/or educators.

  • Nominee has a record of advocacy for gifted and talented children and youth.

  • Nominee is a member of KAGE (contact the KAGE office at kage@wku.edu or 270.745.4301 if unsure)

Service & Advocacy Awards

  • Nominee has made significant positive contributions to gifted education in the school, district, community, and/or state, which has greatly impacted parents, students, and/or educators.

  • Nominee has a record of advocacy for gifted and talented children and youth.

  • Nominee can be a professional in education, a parent, a legislator, university staff or faculty, business leader, an alumni of gifted services in Kentucky, a KAGE chapter, or another entity.

  • Nominee is a member of KAGE (contact the KAGE office at kage@wku.edu or 270.745.4301 if unsure)

CLICK HERE FOR THE ONLINE SERVICE AND ADVOCACY AWARD NOMINATION FORM

Read more about past Service & Advocacy recipients HERE.

Nominations are due December 1, 2017.  For more information about these awards programs, contact KAGE at kage@wku.edu or 270.745.4301.