The School Librarian of the Year award recognizes an SLRI member who successfully fills the roles of teacher, instructional partner, leader, information specialist, and program administrator while building relationships with students and colleagues. Special consideration will be paid to accomplishments achieved in the past two years.
Who is eligible for this award? Any current SLRI member in good standing (current SLRI Executive Board members--officers, immediate past president, standing committee chairs, members-at-large--are not eligible for this award)
Who may nominate for this award? Any current SLRI member in good standing may make one nomination per school year
When will the award be announced? At the RILA Annual Conference in May 2019
What form does the award take? Esteemed recognition on behalf of SLRI, a customized token of appreciation, and an invitation to the annual Waterfire honoring Teachers of the Year across the state
Any questions about this award or about the application process may be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org with “School Librarian of the Year” in the subject line.