Final Call for Entries for The Henry Ford’s Innovation Nation Teacher Innovator Awards presented by Raytheon Technologies | News

DIRBORN, MICH., February 23, 2022 / PRNewswire-PRWeb / – Do you know a teacher who has inspired others to challenge the limits of what is possible? Henry Ford once again recognizes America’s most innovative educators through the eighth annual The Innovation Nation Teacher Innovator Awards, presented by Raytheon Technologies.

The Henry Ford Innovation Nation Teacher Innovator Awards reward teachers who inspire students to challenge rules and take risks, demonstrate how to be collaborative and responsive, and who teach learning values ​​while staying curious and learning from failures. All applications must be submitted March 7, 2022 deadline for consideration.

Applications should include supporting materials for their creative curriculum in action, a biography of the applicant’s educational career and achievements, and a short video explaining what innovation means to them and how they introduced innovation in the classroom, including challenges and responses. students. Candidates can receive bonus points if they submit a short video of their students explaining how they have benefited from the innovations their teachers have brought to the classroom.

Winners will be selected based on their original and creative approach to teaching, the ingenuity and positive impact they have had. Student participation, learning objectives and evidence of achievement of these objectives will also be considered. The winners of the Teacher Innovator Award will be announced in the first week June 2022.

Ten Grand Prix winners will receive a five-day immersion in innovation at The Henry Ford Dearborn, Michigany August 2022. The prize includes round-trip tickets, accommodation, selected meals, special educational tours, workshops and recognition events for the winners only. Winners will also receive a $ 1,500 gift card, class resources and Henry Ford’s 1-year premium InHub membership.

· Organizes Mo RocaCBS “Sunday morningCorrespondent and producer at Litton Entertainment, Henry Ford’s Emmy® Innovation Nation Award tells the fascinating stories behind historical innovators of the past and clairvoyant visionaries of today, as well as the extraordinary talents and dedication needed to bring about their inventions. of life.

To nominate a teacher, apply, or learn more, visit http://www.thehenryford.org/teacherinnovator.

About Henry Ford

Located in Dearborn, Michigan, Henry Ford, a world-renowned field, promotes inspiration and learning in hands-on encounters with artifacts, which are the most complete collection in America dedicated to innovation, ingenuity and resourcefulness. Its unique locations include the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation, Greenfield Village, the Ford Rouge Factory Tour, the Benson Ford Research Center and the Henry Ford Academy, a public high school. Along with an online presence on thf.org, Henry Ford’s national TV series The Innovation Nation and Invention Convention Worldwide, the growing affiliation of organizations that promote innovation, invention and entrepreneurship in K-12 students, Henry Ford inspires people to unleash their potential. and help shape a better future.

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