AACTE Awards Program

Professional Achievement Awards

AACTE's Professional Achievement Awards recognize individuals who have made a major impact on the field of educator preparation through their research, policy work, practice, or other contributions. Nominees are not required to be affiliated with an AACTE member institution. Winners are selected by the Committee on Professional Preparation and Accountability and recognized at the Annual Meeting.

Research in Teacher Education

The Margaret B. Lindsey Award recognizes an individual whose research over the last decade has made a major impact on the field of teacher education.


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Call for Entries: 2019 AACTE Awards

The call for entries is open for the Outstanding Book Award and Outstanding Dissertation Award. Submissions for other AACTE awards will open later this spring.

Submission Deadlines:

  • Outstanding Book Award: May 3, 2018
  • Outstanding Dissertation Award: August 20, 2018

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Award winners will be honored at the 2019 AACTE Annual Meeting, February 22–24 in Louisville, Kentucky, during the general sessions.