The WA Education Awards recognise inspiring teachers, outstanding principals, excellent support staff and successful schools.
Nominations for the WA Education Awards 2019 opened Monday 1 April and will close Friday 31 May. Finalists will be announced Tuesday 23 July.
Anyone employed by the Department of Education can submit a nomination, as well as chairs of school boards/councils and presidents of parents and citizens’ associations. Parents and students are not eligible to submit a nomination. Staff cannot submit a self-nomination.
Choose a category to find out more and get started:
- WA Premier's Primary Teacher of the Year
- WA Premier's Secondary Teacher of the Year
- WA Premier’s Excellence in Aboriginal Education Award
- WA Beginning Teacher of the Year
- WA Education Assistant of the Year
- WA Aboriginal and Islander Education Officer of the Year
- WA School Services Staff Member of the Year
- WA Primary School of the Year
- WA Secondary School of the Year
- WA Primary Principal of the Year
- WA Secondary Principal of the Year
Individual staff who are the subject of nominations and schools that apply have the opportunity to:
- reflect on their achievements
- be measured against best practice criteria
- attend the WA Education Awards presentation breakfast.
All finalists and winners:
- hold the honour of being recognised by colleagues and communities
- help promote the achievements and successes of their students and school communities
- represent the very best in public education in Western Australia
- undertake professional learning in areas of their choice
- establish relationships with education, community and business leaders.
We encourage you to acknowledge the hard work, commitment and passion by nominating an individual or your school for an award.
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We love passionate educators. Who deserves your recognition? Nominations are now open.
The WA Education Awards recognises inspiring teachers, outstanding principals, excellent support staff and successful schools.