Education is the cornerstone of progress and educators are the unsung heroes shaping the leaders of tomorrow. In recognition of their tireless efforts, Learning Matters – an ed-tech organisation based in Bengaluru, India – presents Star Educator Awards, a groundbreaking initiative dedicated to honoring exceptional educators and educational institutions around the world who have gone above and beyond to inspire and transform the lives of their students.
Learning Matters Presents Star Educator Awards 2023
Now in its fourth year, the Star Educator Awards celebrate the profound impact educators make on society, regardless of their location or background. This initiative takes place annually to coincide with Teacher’s Day.
The initiative is unique in its commitment to inclusivity and accessibility. Unlike traditional awards, there is no entry fee and absolutely no charge of any type, ensuring that educators from all walks of life have an equal chance to be recognized for their remarkable contributions.
Nominations Open to All – Worldwide
Central to the ethos of the Star Educator Awards is the principle that anyone, anywhere can nominate an educator or educational institution that has touched their lives. Whether it’s a student, a parent, a colleague, or even a community member, the power to acknowledge exceptional educators now rests in the hands of those who have witnessed their dedication firsthand. This approach makes the awards a true celebration of the collective impact educators have on society.
The Star Educator Awards campaign features a diverse range of 12 award categories, each designed to recognize excellence in various aspects of education.
Excellence in Creative Teaching
Excellence in Teaching Mathematics
Excellence in Teaching Science
Excellence in Teaching Social Studies/Humanities
Excellence in Teaching Languages
Excellence in Teaching Children with Special Needs
Excellence in Promoting Physical Education
Champion of Digital Transformation
Favourite Teacher Award
Excellence in Leadership
Educational Group of the Year
Global Recognition, Lasting Impact
The Star Educator Awards is more than just a momentary acknowledgment; it elevates the status of educators not just in their own village, town, city or state but worldwide. The recipients of these awards will receive trophies, certificates and wide recognition through social media and media coverage. Additionally, the initiative creates a platform for exceptional educators to share their experiences and best practices, fostering a collaborative community that strives for educational excellence.
How to Nominate
Nominating an educator or educational institution for the Star Educator Awards is easy. Nominations must be submitted through the official campaign website learningmatters.ai/star-educator-awards by filling out a simple form. There is no limit to the number of nominations one can submit. However, an individual can be nominated in only one award category.
Voting for Nominees
Winners are determined through a voting process, ensuring that the awards are truly democratic and reflect the peoples’ choices. Nominations can be shared easily by the nominees with their friends, family, students and community through Whatsapp and social media. This voting feature makes the initiative fun, exciting and engages entire communities to come together and support their educators!
Important Dates to Note
Last day to submit nominations: August 27
Last day to vote: September 1
Announcement of winners at online awards gala: September 4
Join the Celebration
The Star Educator Awards campaign is a call to action for everyone who knows a deserving or exceptional educator. By participating in this initiative, individuals can help bring long-overdue recognition to educators who dedicate their lives to shaping the leaders of tomorrow.
For more information, please visit the official Star Educator Awards website at learningmatters.ai/star-educator-awards.
Join us in celebrating the excellence, dedication, and passion of educators worldwide through the Star Educator Awards. Together, let’s illuminate the path to a brighter future through education.