Entries Open For India’s 'Teacher of the Year' Awards
Launched by Teachmint, this is India’s first people’s choice awards for independent teachers, coaching institutes as well as schools & colleges
Teachmint, a live teaching platform, today announced the first season of their 'Teacher of the Year' awards - India’s first awards that recognise the growth and achievements of teachers at all levels. It’s a first-of-its-kind initiative that not just felicitates schools and their teachers but also independent tutors and coaching institutes for their continuous efforts to ensure unhindered learning in the last 12 months. The winners will receive prizes worth INR 20 lakhs for the end-to-end digitization of their classrooms from Teachmint.
1 winner and 5 runner-ups will be declared in each of the 3 main categories:
- Best Educator
- Best Coaching Institute
- Best School/College
These awards are designed to be completely transparent through a public voting system where students and their parents can show their support for teachers who have made a difference in their learning. The nominations period for these awards commenced on 01 August 2021 and will end on 15 August 2021, while the voting period will end on 31 August 2021 and the winners will be declared on Teachers day this year, i.e. 05 September 2021. In just three days since launching, Teachmint has received entries from close to 3000 teachers in India from 1000+ cities like Bangalore, New Delhi, Coimbatore, Hyderabad, Kota, Bhopal, Jammu, Tezpur among others.
In its inaugural edition, the Teacher of the Year awards will recognize contributions of individuals or institutes across domains such as K-12 education, sports, arts, performing arts and specialised courses among others.
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