Nominations Open for the 2016/17 Thomas W. Holtzman, Jr. Educational Leadership Award

by Comm Contractor | Mar 07, 2017

Do you know an educator who has a passion for education and demonstrates outstanding leadership within the field and the community? Help the CAIU find this year's Thomas W. Holtzman, Jr. Educational Leadership Award winner!

Nominees should be:
  • A Lifelong Learner
  • Creative and Innovative
  • Student-Centered
  • A Community Leader
And should:
  • Build Camaraderie
  • Celebrate Diversity and Unity
  • Exceed Professional Requirements
  • Earn the Respect of Students, Parents and Colleagues

Nominees must be a public educator, hold PA Level II Certification, and be employed by a school entity within the CAIU service area.

How do I nominate an educator?
Simple! Nominations consist of a nomination form and questionnaire prepared by the nominator and one letter of recommendation written by someone other than the nominator. Please see nomination form for further details. Download PDF to fill out form and questionnaire.

2017 nomination form and questionnaire

Deadline for nomination is Friday, April 28, 2017

About Dr. Holtzman
Dr. Thomas W. Holtzman Jr., served the Susquehanna Township School District for 18 years as principal and superintendent. The Thomas W. Holtzman, Jr., Educational Leadership Award is established to honor an individual who exemplifies his outstanding qualities as a leader in public education in the Capital Region. His passion for learning, positive outlook, sense of humor, and celebration of diversity inspired all who knew him to strive for educational excellence.