Awards

Nominations are open for the 2016 IBEA Awards!

Click HERE for the nomination form. You may make multiple nominations and you may nominate yourself for an award. Nominations are due by June 10. 

IBEA strives to identify and recognize outstanding Business Educators and friends of business education in Idaho. As an IBEA member, please take time this year to nominate a deserving educator or friend of education for recognition by IBEA in one of nine categories. You may also nominate yourself! Awards will be presented at the IBEA business meeting luncheon at the PTE Summer Conference.

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD
This award is for an individual who has served and contributed to IBEA and business education through professional activities that include leadership, service, honors and awards, and/or research and writing.

2011 Angie Neal, Division of Professional-Technical Education
2010 Kathie O’Brien, North Idaho College
Darrell Muck, Jerome High School – Past President 2006-07 IBEA Award

 

DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD FOR A COMPANY, A COMPANY REPRESENTATIVE, OR A LEGISLATOR
This award is designed to recognize a company or individual who does not necessarily maintain membership in IBEA but has contributed to business education. Only one award may be given each year to an Organization, or to a Representative of an Organization, or to a Legislator.

EMERGING PROFESSIONAL TEACHER AWARD
This award recognizes an emerging teacher for professionalism in district, regional, and/or state involvement, leadership, and contribution to IBEA and business education.

2015 Tanner Smith, Blackfoot High School
2014 Kasie Roe, Buhl High School
2013 Dan Armstrong, Lake City High School
2007 Angela Blair, Post Falls High School
2005 Jennifer Bollinger, Murtaugh High School

 

FRIEND OF EDUCATION AWARD
This award is for an individual who has contributed to education in Idaho, with preference given to contributions to business education.

2007 Mark Caldwell, LearnKey

 

OUTSTANDING CTSO ADVISOR
This award recognizes outstanding service to Business Professionals of America in Idaho through local chapter, regional, or state involvement and contribution to student leadership development. Only one award per year will be given to either a middle, secondary, or postsecondary level BPA advisor.

2015 Cassi Cook, Soda Springs High School
2014 Mindy Lincoln, Melba High School
2011 Brenda Jacobsen, Idaho State University
2010 Tacey Keylon, Bill Keylon and Dan Armstrong, Lake City High School

 

OUTSTANDING EDUCATOR — FOUR DISTINCT AWARDS
Elementary/Middle – This award is given to recognize outstanding professionalism in business education through classroom involvement, curriculum development, student organization contribution, administrative responsibilities, and/or publications by a business teacher at the elementary or middle school level.

2007 Cathy Michaelson, Emmett Junior High School

 

Secondary – This award is given to recognize outstanding professionalism in business education through classroom involvement, curriculum development, student organization contribution, administrative responsibilities, and/or publications by a business teacher at the secondary school level.

2014 Gayle Bean, Canyon Ridge High School
2009 Tacey Keylon, Lake City High School
2007 Lorraine Rapp, Twin Falls High School

 

Postsecondary, Technical or Community College (less than 4 year institution) – This award is given to recognize outstanding professionalism in business education through classroom involvement, curriculum development, student organization contribution, administrative responsibilities, and/or publications by a business teacher at the postsecondary level, technical or community college (less than 4 year institution).

2014 Jenny Miller, College of Western Idaho
2007 Leslie Jernberg, Eastern Idaho Technical College

 

Postsecondary, University (4 year institution) – This award is given to recognize outstanding professionalism in business education through classroom involvement, curriculum development, student organization contribution, administrative responsibilities, and/or publications by a business teacher at the postsecondary level, university (4 year institution).

2014 Dr. Allen Kitchel, University of Idaho
2011 Dr. Brenda Jacobsen, Idaho State University
2007 Dr. Allen Kitchel, University of Idaho
2006 Dr. Roger Rankin, Idaho State University

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