Teacher Collaboration Award

The teacher receiving this award demonstrates the exemplary collaboration with his/her library media specialist to create a curricular related programing unit of study or event that incorporates the library program.

A prize of $500 will be awarded to a classroom teacher who has worked in a collaborative manner with his/her school librarian to create a curriculum-related program, unit or event that incorporates the school library’s resources, the research process, reading advocacy, literacy support and/or technology integration. As part of the criteria for entry, the winning participant agrees to present the idea for his/her entry in a 10-minute presentation during a session at the TASL conference.

Application deadline: TBA


Previous Winners

  • 2019 - Brandi Bowers Hartsell and Sarah Potter
  • 2018 - Librarians Debbie Greer and Clyde Riggs, Teachers Jennifer Bates and Heidi Wix                                                                                      
  • 2017 - Christi Williams
  • 2016 - Zakeisha Smith