• Congratulations on being nominated for the George Arlotto Leadership Award! You will be asked for the following information in the Round One George Arlotto Leadership Award application: 

    • Contact Information 
    • Philosophy of Leadership, School Culture and Communication: Your beliefs about leadership, school culture and communication and how your beliefs are demonstrated in your management style and the educational environment created in your school. (400 words max in each area)
    • Professional Resumé (1-2 pages)
    • Professional Biography (200 words max)

          Sample: John Doe is the principal at Franklin Pierce Public Charter School in Washington, D.C. Franklin Pierce serves a unique population and it takes exceptional leadership to successfully manage the school and its community. “Each child has individual and specific requirements and John makes sure that each need is met with an innovative and caring approach,” wrote a parent, whose daughter attends the school. “The safety and security of the students as well as their individual educational goals are paramount in how John supports the children, their families and his staff. I have complete confidence and comfort knowing that John has provided an environment where my daughter’s needs can be met and all her abilities nurtured and encouraged as best possible.” Mr. Doe began his career in education as a speech pathologist in the Prince George’s County Public Schools system in 1993. There he developed and implemented communication-based programs for students with autism, learning, and physical disabilities. Mr. Doe earned his MEd and BS in speech/language pathology from Keene University in Keene, NH.

    Submit a Nominee Application here

    Please Note: The deadline to submit a Nominee Application is Tuesday, September 27, 2022. 

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    For questions about the George Arlotto Leadership Award selection process or awards ceremony:

    Carol Ann McCurdy
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