The seventh annual The Educator Rising Stars report will recognise high achievers working in the K-12 education industry who are making waves in the early stages of their careers. Nominees could be teachers, department heads, service providers or in other relevant roles.

To be eligible for a place on the list, nominees must:
  • be aged 35 or under as of 31 January 2022
  • be working in a role relating to the K-12 education sector in Australia
  • have demonstrated effective leadership, innovation and achievement in their career to date
  • have been in the industry for no more than 10 years
To submit a entry, please complete the form below - where possible, please provide qualitative and quantitative evidence to support your submission.

The Rising Stars list will be published in The Educator website and newsletter in February 2022.

The deadline for nominations is Friday 26 November 2021.

Please note, if successful, any or all information provided in this submission may be published. If providing any information of a particularly sensitive or confidential nature, please ensure these sections are clearly marked in your submission. For any questions or concerns, you may send an email to cristina.zaragoza@keymedia.com

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* 1. Who do you nominate for The Educator Rising Stars list?

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* 2. Outline the scope of the nominee's current role and responsibilities:

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* 3. Outline the reason for the nomination with a specific focus on performance and achievements from the past 12 months. Please include examples of success relative to others, business innovations, accolades or awards received, etc.:

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* 4. How the nominee has added value to the school, including highlights of the last 12-18 months:

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* 5. How the nominee has demonstrated a unique, innovative and effective approach to teaching:

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* 6. Provide details of relevant career goals and the steps being taken to help achieve these goals, including professional development and continuing education undertaken:

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* 7. Please provide a 100-200 word recommendation if available. This can be from your direct superior or equivalent. Please include their name, job title and email address. If nominating someone else, please provide your recommendation. This step is not compulsory but may support your nomination.

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* 8. Your details, if different from the above:

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* 9. The information provided in this submission is accurate to the best of my knowledge. If nominee is successfully selected as a Rising Star, I accept that any or all information provided (excluding information clearly marked as confidential) may be published in the The Educator website.

The Educator is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in the Australian education sector. The Educator award participants are invited to nominate industry professionals who are contributing to the success of their industry, regardless of race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin or disability.
For any questions or concerns, please contact cristina.zaragoza@keymedia.com

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