Sylvia Charp Award Page

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Calling all Tech-Savvy Districts — Nominations Are Open Now!
Deadline is February 28, 2015

THE Journal and the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) are pleased to announce the 10th annual award program honoring Dr. Sylvia Charp and her groundbreaking contributions and extended service to the education technology community.

THE Journal and ISTE will identify and recognize a school district that has shown effectiveness and innovation in the application of technology district-wide.

The award has two focuses:

  • District-wide implementation: Ensuring equity and appropriate technology use for ALL students in the district.
  • Innovation: Progress in education, as in all endeavors of our society, depends on new ideas.
Submit your nomination now!

About the Award

The winning district will:
  • Be honored at ISTE 2015, June 28-July 1, in Philadelphia, PA
  • Receive $2,000 for travel and registration to attend ISTE 2015
  • Be recognized in THE Journal and Learning and Leading with Technology  


Applications submitted for this award will demonstrate:

  • Consistent district effectiveness
  • Use of ISTE's National Educational Technology Standards and Essential Conditions for Students or a (local or statewide) derivative of those Standards
  • Effective and innovative technology implementation
  • Commitment to participate in dissemination to and support of other districts


All submissions will be accepted online. Start your entry here.

Questions? Contact Christopher Piehler at [email protected]