2019-2020 Educator Awards and Scholarships Finalists Announced
Jan 10, 2020 | Press Release
Austin, Texas: TCEA (Texas Computer Education Association) is excited to announce the finalists for the 2019-2020 Educator Awards and Scholarships. These awards are given to educators who work to advance teaching and learning through innovative technology. This year’s finalists reflect the spirit of TCEA, and the very best of their profession.
Our team of judges worked diligently over several months to select the following finalists from among many qualified educators.
High Impact Teacher of the Year
Library Media Specialist of the Year
Technical Support Person of the Year
Instructional Technology Specialist of the Year
Linda Marie Coolbaugh
Dr. Jesse Fidelio Garza
District or Campus Administrator of the Year
Technology Administrator of the Year
School Board of the Year (recipient)
Grand Prairie ISD
Making IT Happen Award (recipients)
Lifetime Achievement for the Advancement of Technology in Education Award (recipient)
TCEA Advocacy Award (recipient)
Robert E. Knight Professional Scholarship (recipient)
Richard A. Brown Student Scholarship (recipient)
Jeri Hodges Leadership Scholarship (recipient)
TCEA Executive Director Lori Gracey congratulated all of the 2019-2020 Educator Award finalists, saying: “We couldn’t be more proud of these incredible educators. Each one of them has displayed a remarkable commitment to teaching and learning and the wise use of technology to reach those learning goals.”
Winners will be announced on Tuesday, February 3, 2020 at a private ceremony during the 2020 TCEA Convention & Exhibition, and winners will be announced publicly shortly after. To learn more about the Educator Awards, please visit this site: https://www.tcea.org/membership/awards/
TCEA (tcea.org) is a nonprofit, member-based organization that has supported the use of technology in education for the last 39 years. Our primary focus is on integrating technology into the PreK-16 environment and providing our members with cutting-edge knowledge and resources through conferences, workshops, online and print publications, and collaborations with businesses and institutions of higher education.