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PASA Awards of Achievement

The PASA Awards of Achievement are special recognition awards presented annually and acknowledging exemplary service to public education in Pennsylvania. The three awards are:
Leadership in Public Education
Demonstrating commitment to school administration as a profession, to public education and to one's colleagues, including participation in and leadership with the Pennsylvania Association of School Administrators.
Award Sponsor: PFM/PLGIT

Instructional Leadership
Demonstrating commitment to excellence in teaching and learning by developing, nurturing and supporting exemplary programs that support the academic achievement of particular student populations, enrich student learning in a particular content area, or implement strategies to enhance student learning across the curriculum.
Award Sponsor: Lincoln Investment Planning, Inc.

Service to the Profession
Demonstrating commitment to excellence as evidenced through notable service to the profession. Examples of this service may include developing an effective professional development program for school district educators; demonstrating leadership in administrator preparation programs, school study councils or other professional development efforts; or promoting the education profession through research, writing or organizational service.
Award Sponsor: Horace Mann

Eligibility & Nominations:

PASA members who are public school administrators in Pennsylvania are eligible for these awards.
Individuals may self-nominate or be nominated by their peers, staff or board. The nomination form should identify the award for which the individual is being nominated and should provide a summary of the reasons why the individual should be considered for the award and any additional information that will support the nomination, including additional documents. Those nominated may be offered an opportunity to submit further information to support their nomination.