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TESOL Colombia V “Ready for the Phygital ELT Era? Thriving in Disruptive Education”, invites you to nominate your proposal for the TESOL COLOMBIA V AWARDS. We want to reward English language educators who are making an impact in our English Language Teaching (ELT) community. You can nominate yourself or nominate your colleagues.

Nominees will have the opportunity to present their proposals in the event and the winners will be announced in the TESOL Colombia Awards Ceremony.

BEST ELT PROJECT OF THE YEAR

The TESOL Colombia Best English Language Teaching (ELT) Project Award, acknowledges outstanding Colombian ELT projects reaching excellent results towards bilingualism. If you or your institution has developed and implemented a project to boost English Language proficiency, and it has had outstanding results towards increasing the English language level of your learners, we want to hear about it. Only projects implemented in Colombian educational institutions can participate.

If you want to nominate a colleague’s project, fill in his/her name and email here. We will contact him/her. Apply now

Steps to apply

1. Register to TESOL Colombia V and pay the special fee for Award nominees.
2. Complete the form with your proposal. Apply now
3. Prepare a 5 to 10-minute pitch to be presented in TESOL Colombia V. Include: the problem/pain – the solution – the wow moment (impact) – the convincing wrap-up.

Criteria

BACKGROUND: School description and background of the individual or team members who participated in the project. (200 words max)
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROJECT: Needs analysis, target population, objectives, language learning or teaching methodology, materials or resources, evaluation instruments or procedures (300 words max)
RESULTS AND IMPACT: Describe the ELT project outcomes and the pedagogical benefits of the implementation. Include evidence of results. (300 words max)
JUSTIFICATION: Describe what makes this project remarkable in the ELT Colombian field and explain why your project deserves this award. (200 words max)

Please share the link that provides further details and materials, if applicable (website, video, resources, etc.).
NOTE: If your project’s focus is on the implementation of educational technology, please apply to the Award BEST TECH IN ELT (see below).

BEST ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEACHER OF THE YEAR

TESOL Colombia recognizes the hard work and dedication required to be an outstanding teacher. The Best English Language Teacher of the Year Award recognizes and honors exceptional Colombian English language teachers at all levels. Colombian teachers who have demonstrated dedication, commitment, and passion for the development of English Language Teaching (ELT) in Colombia are welcome to nominate themselves to this award.

If you want to nominate a colleague, fill in his/her name and email here. We will contact him/her

Apply now

Steps to apply

1. Register to TESOL Colombia V and pay the special fee for Award nominees.
2. Complete the form with your proposal. Apply now
3. Prepare a 5 to 10-minute pitch to be presented in TESOL Colombia V. Include: the problem/pain – the solution – the wow moment (impact) – the convincing wrap-up.

Criteria

CAREER: Explain your reasons for becoming an English language teacher and describe the roles where you have made a difference in the field of Colombian ELT (100 words max).
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: Briefly list your professional development endeavors (i.e., association membership, workshops conducted or attended, your current involvement in continued professional development, and other activities that could have enhanced your teaching practices). List any relevant accomplishments, awards, or recognitions, if applicable. (200 words max)
TEACHING IMPACT: Describe activities you have implemented towards education transformation and enhancement of the learning experience. Describe the outcomes and the pedagogical benefits of a specific lesson plan or classroom project you have implemented. Explain how your lesson plan or project helped students improve their overall level of English. (500 words max)
JUSTIFICATION: Answer the question “What is a quality ELT educator?” and explain why you deserve this award. (200 words max)

Please share the link that provides further details and materials, if applicable (website, video, resources, etc.).

BEST TECH IN ELT

The Best Technology in English Language Teaching (ELT) Award acknowledges inspiring educators from around the world, who have developed and/or purposefully used an innovative English Language Teaching (ELT) solution. The learning solution using technology must have demonstrated results towards increasing students’ English language skills. Colombian and international individuals or teams from institutions, companies, associations, or startups can nominate their learning solution (platforms, software, devices, tools, apps, etc.).

If you want to nominate a technology enthusiast colleague, fill in his/her name and email here. We will contact him/her. Apply now

Steps to apply

1. Register to TESOL Colombia V and pay the special fee for Award nominees.
2. Complete the form with your proposal. Apply now
3. Prepare a 5 to 10-minute pitch to be presented in TESOL Colombia V. Include: the problem/pain – the solution – the wow moment (impact) – the convincing wrap-up.

Criteria

BACKGROUND: Institution or startup description and background of the individual or team members who participated in the development of the learning solution. (100 words max)
PROBLEM ADDRESSED: Target audience, pain or issue addressed, teaching grounds and language learning approaches implemented. (300 words max)
THE LEARNING SOLUTION: Describe the tool, device, app, software, or technology developed and/or used to run the learning solution, featuring the latest in ELT technology or innovative use of existing technology. (200 words max)
RESULTS AND IMPACT: Describe the ELT learning solution outcomes and the measurements of the pedagogical benefits. Specify the contributions to the participant’s language learning. Include evidence of results. (200 words max)
JUSTIFICATION: Describe what makes your ELT learning solution innovative and unique, while explaining why it deserves this award. (200 words max)

Please share the link that provides further details and materials, if applicable (website, video, resources, etc.).