Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards

Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards

The Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards recognise the contribution of Northern Territory Government school teachers, principals, leaders and support staff to quality education.

Please be advised the process for nominating is different this year and is done via an online software called Award Force, where you will create an account and submit your nomination online. Instructions are available here PDF (527.0 KB).

All student nominations must be submitted to TeacherAwards@nt.gov.au and not via Award Force.

Please ensure you have read the Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards Terms & Conditions PDF (509.3 KB).

Important Information Regarding Regions

From 1 July 2020, all Northern Territory Government departments will adopt a standardised regional footprint. Please see regional changes fact sheet PDF (105.5 KB) for information on affected regions and schools. You can also view the updated regions map PDF (1.4 MB).

Click here to nominate now!

Nominations close Friday 31 July 2020.

2020 Teaching in the Territory Excellence Awards Categories and Criteria

Award Categories PDF (484.6 KB)

All nominees must be working in a Northern Territory Government school at the time of nomination, and meet the eligibility criteria below for the award category.

Award Category

Eligibility Criteria

Northern Territory Principal of the Year

Eligible nominees include principals.

Northern Territory Leadership in Schools

Eligible nominees include teaching principals, assistant principals, senior teachers, Highly Accomplished and Lead Teachers, and mentor teachers.

Northern Territory Primary Teacher of the Year

Eligible nominees include early childhood and primary teachers.

Northern Territory Secondary Teacher of the Year

Eligible nominees include middle years and senior secondary teachers.

Northern Territory Aboriginal Educator of the Year

Eligible nominees include principals, school leaders, teachers, assistant teachers and support staff of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Northern Territory Special Educator of the Year

Eligible nominees include special education teachers and support staff.

Northern Territory Vocational Education Trainer of the Year

Eligible nominees include vocational education trainers and teachers.

Northern Territory Support Person of the Year

Eligible nominees include assistant teachers, support staff and paraprofessionals working in classroom contexts.

If you have any issues, please contact TeacherAwards@nt.gov.au.

2019 winners

2019 winners

2018 winners

2018 winners

Contact

For more information contact the Department of Education via email at:

teacherawards@nt.gov.au

Last updated: 01 July 2020

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