|Teacher of the Year|
Anna Julia Cooper Teacher of the Year Award
This award is given in respect of Dr. Anna Julia Cooper (1858-1964), the fabled administrator and teacher of the M Street School and founder of the Frelinghauysen University for adult education in Washington, D.C. Dr. Cooper was born into a condition of enslavement but secured her Ph.D. in French from the Sorbonne. If warranted, two awards may be given in the same year to one Senior and one Junior faculty member who demonstrated Excellence in the classroom as teachers, advisors, and academic mentors to students.
There are no restrictions on nominees, and self-nominations as well as nominations by others are encouraged.
All nominations and supporting materials must be received on or before August 1 of the award year.
Documentation should be submitted to the Awards SectionHead(s) for distribution.
Junior faculty should submit documentation from the past three (3) years. Senior faculty should submit documentation for the past ten (10) years. Supporting documentation should include, but is not limited to: