Educator of the Year

Awarded to a registered SOO Educator who has demonstrated an overall contribution to SOO, displayed coaching effectiveness and personal development, and has been an excellent role model in leadership for student-athletes. 

Award Criteria

Exceeds expectations of the role of an educator

  • Does far more than simply registering and bringing a team to events
  • Works diligently to provide developmental, meaningful, and ongoing sport opportunities for their students
  • Supports multiple sports
  • Plays a strong leadership role in their schools, communities, school boards and supports the development of SOO school programming
  • Strong belief and support of the Special Olympics movement
  • A champion in their community for school programming

Please complete this form by April 30, 2024. Please note that any submissions received after this date will not be considered.
Please use a separate form for each nominee. There is no limit to the number of educators you may nominate.

Please note that nominations cannot be submitted by a family member.

Educator of the Year

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