The Mobile Laboratory Coalition is pleased to announce its inaugural MLC Awards program to recognize innovation in teaching and learning, innovation in mobile education, and successful partnerships in education.
The MLC Awards encourage the programs, teams, and individuals devoted to STEM education to constantly raise the bar and innovate in their commitment to achieving equity in education. This unique awards program recognizes STEM educators and revolutionary innovations in mobile education platforms.
Nominations will be accepted through June 1, 2016 via the MLC Awards Nomination Website. The finalists will be announce July 1 and the winners will be revealed at the Mobile Laboratory Coalition Conference in Columbus, Ohio on July 15, 2016.
Inaugural Award Categories
An Outstanding Program exemplifies innovation in teaching and learning, can provide evidence of impact on student learning, promotes equity of achievement, fairness and opportunity in education, and has unique attributes that makes it stand out above the rest.
The Outstanding Educator engages in innovative teaching and learning, uses reflective teaching practice, pursues professional growth and leadership, and brings unique contributions to the MLC member organization and/or program.
Outstanding Emerging Program
The Outstanding Emerging Program is a new organization or program within an existing organization within three years of teaching its first student. Outstanding Emerging Programs innovate mobile education, innovate teaching and learning, and promote equity of achievement, fairness, and opportunity in education.
Mobile Laboratory Coalition Member Organizations recognize the importance supporters and partners in providing education programs and proving equity that makes the advantages of education available to all. The Outstanding Supporter/Partner Award recognizes successful partnerships in education and highlights the supporters and partners of MLC Members.