TIPS Awards

Now Accepting TIPs Award Nominations

Award Summary: This is an award for technology impact in a local school or district. It recognizes technology-infused projects or initiatives that have made major contributions through instructional or administrative programs at their school or district. Awards are broken down by type of school/district and size of school/district in order to award many individuals who have had significant influence in technology programs.

Would you like the opportunity to win $1,000s in valuable prizes for your school or district?!? Then you need to submit an application to the 2016 TIPs awards.

The South Carolina Association for Educational Technology recognizes that there are many outstanding programs and activities in our state that showcase innovative uses of technology in education. The SCAET Technology Innovative Program Awards (TIPs) were established to honor these best practices.

The winners in each category (Elementary, Middle, High School, and District) will receive to the two complimentary registrations to SC EdTech 2016 Conference, recognition during the Closing Awards Ceremony Luncheon , complimentary exhibit space in the Exhibit Hall, and other valuable prizes.

Don’t miss this opportunity and submit a TIPs application today. The deadline to apply is July 15, 2016.

Apply Now

Making It Happen

This is a state award for technology impact statewide. It recognizes those special individuals whose commitment and innovation to technology has made a profound impact in the State of South Carolina.

Making IT Happen is an internationally recognized awards program for educators in the field of educational technology integration in K-12 schools. The program identifies and rewards educational technology leaders around the world for their commitment and innovation. Since its inception, the program has grown into an internationally recognized awards program highlighting the dramatic role various educators, from the Secretary of Education to the classroom teacher, play in the learning process using high quality technology in the classroom. To date more than 300 pink jackets (black for men) have been awarded to outstanding educational leaders! SCAET is a proud affiliate member of ISTE and pleased to once again present the Making it Happen Award at the EdTech 2016 conference.

To nominate an educator that you feel deserves this special recognition, please complete this form.