Timothy Caccopola (center), Windward Middle School Teacher
and 2015-16 Recipient of the Isabel Greenbaum Stone Master Teacher Award
Eligibility: Classroom instructors who have taught at The Windward School for at least four years qualify for the Award. (Administrators are not eligible.)
Selection: All members of the Windward community are invited to nominate a teacher by completing a nomination form. The final decision will be made by a committee consisting of the Head of School and the supervisors who evaluate classroom teaching at Windward.
Presentation: At the end of the school year, the recipient will be named and awarded a plaque at a special ceremony.
Responsibilities: During the year in which Windward faculty members hold the Award, they must be available to serve as mentors to developing teachers, welcome visitors observing master classes, and have their instructional techniques documented for the Windward professional development library.
Honoraria: Award recipients will receive a significant grant for study and/or travel relating to their teaching. They will also receive an honorarium for their services as a mentor teacher and for assisting in the professional development of Windward faculty.
Recipients of the
Isabel Greenbaum Stone Master Teacher Award
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