PBS DIGITAL INNOVATOR ALL-STARS

The Process


What is the Application Process?

 

For 2018 the PBS Digital Innovators program will be an “All-Star” Program, selecting All-Star PBS Digital Innovators from around the country. Stations will be able to nominate any Digital Innovator (past or present, lead or local, or Teacher Core) to be part of the PBS Digital Innovator All-Star Program. 


Station Nomination Form

Station representatives are asked to submit a letter answering the question, "Why is this educator a PBS Digital Innovator All-Star?" Letters should take into consideration the characteristics of PBS Digital Innovator All-Stars: 

  • PASSIONATE
  • BOLD

  • ACCOMPLISHED

  • A LIFE-LONG LEARNER

  • WELL-RESPECTED

  • CONNECTED TO EDUCATOR COMMUNITY

  • CONNECTED TO PBS

  • HIGH- IMPACT


Nominee Information

PBS Digital Innovator All-Star Nominees will be asked to submit a short form, including:

  • Biographical Information
  • List of recent conference presentations, trainings, or panels on which the PBS Digital Innovator has hosted or spoken
  • List of local or national organizations of which the PBS Digital Innovator is a member 
  • List of any social media handles the PBS Digital Innovator uses professionally
  • Two pictures; a headshot and one of you in action in your classroom/teaching environment

Other Things you Need to Know Before Accepting a Nomination


Eligibility

The following are eligibility requirements for PBS Digital Innovators:

  • Employed as a full time by a school or district for the 2018-2019 school year.
  • A legal resident of the United States or its territories.
  • NOT be an employee or immediate family member of PBS or any PBS public television member station.

Judging Criteria

 PBS Digital Innovator entries will be judged on the following criteria: 

  • PASSIONATE
  • BOLD
  • ACCOMPLISHED
  • A LIFE-LONG LEARNER
  • WELL-RESPECTED
  • CONNECTED TO EDUCATOR COMMUNITY
  • CONNECTED TO PBS
  • HIGH- IMPACT



PBS Education Community

Interested in being part of the PBS Education community? 

  • Engage with other educators in our PBS Teachers through our PBS Teachers Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram accounts.
  • Join webinars and events hosted by past experts and PBS Digital Innovators
  • We encourage applicants to register for PBSLearningMedia, where you’ll find more than a 120,000 standards aligned, high quality, and free classroom resources and tools to engage your students.  


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