in Teaching Award
The Worship and Education Ministry Team of the United
Church of Christ Local Church Ministries presents Excellence in Teaching
Awards at every General Synod. Nominations for the following are invited:
*outstanding educators, lay or ordained, employed or volunteer, who exemplify
excellence in teaching and who are members of UCC congregations and/or who
teach in an institution, agency, or mission related to the United Church
*educational programs in settings related to the United Church of Christ
which exemplify excellence in teaching
Examples of educational settings in which nominees may be engaged include
local churches; the home; Conferences and Associations; colleges, universities
and seminaries; public and private schools, campus ministries; outdoor ministries;
community and/or world mission; hospitals, prisons and the military; and
the media of publication, broadcasting and telecommunications.
Nominations and letters of reference may be submitted by any member of the
United Church of Christ, using the official nomination form.
Nominations are typically due by March 15th of the year in which General
Synod takes place.