Nominations Open for Dr. Edward Shirley Award
Nominations are being accepted for the Dr. Edward Shirley Award for Excellence in Educational Administration and Supervision, given annually to recognize an outstanding MCPS administrator or supervisor.
The award is presented by the Montgomery County Association of Administrators and Principals (MCAAP).
Nominees must be a Montgomery County administrator or supervisor for at least five years and be a current voting member of MCAAP. Applicants are expected to show purposeful leadership, instructional or systemwide leadership, human resources development, resource management, interpersonal skills, professional involvement, and community and stakeholder involvement.
Nominations may be made by staff, colleagues, parents and community members. Self-nominations will also be accepted. The selection process includes a review of the applicants by a selection committee of stakeholders and on-site visits. The application is available here or on MCAAP’s website.
The deadline to submit applications is 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.
If you have questions, contact Jean Rosen at 301-762-8174.