Announcement

Principal Initiative Expands to Coconino County, Arizona

A new partnership with Northern Arizona University is leading to the expansion of the Rodel Principal Initiative to include recognition of Rodel Exemplary Principal mentors and Aspiring Principal mentees in Coconino County. The Rodel Principal Initiative has previously named Exemplary Principals from Maricopa, Pima, Pinal, and Yuma Counties. “Great leaders aren’t born, they are made.…

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Six NAU alumnae chosen as Rodel Exemplary Teachers

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The Rodel Foundation has announced its Exemplary Teachers, a coveted title awarded to just 15 Arizona educators, and six of the winners earned education-related degrees at NAU. The winners, called the state’s best teachers by the Rodel Foundation, will be tasked with mentoring high-potential student teachers, including NAU students.

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Lumberjack graduates receive prestigious teaching award

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Five Northern Arizona University alumni are among the state’s 11 educators who earned the title of Exemplary Teacher by the Rodel Charitable Foundation of Arizona.

The Rodel Exemplary Teacher Initiative recognizes teachers in high-need schools in Coconino, Maricopa and Pima counties. This year the foundation selected 22 finalists around the state, with 11 winners chosen to receive $5,000 and serve as mentors for Rodel Promising Student Teachers for the next three years.

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NAU grads sweep Rodel exemplary principal awards

NAU News: http://news.nau.edu/nau-grads-sweep-rodel-exemplary-principal-awards/
Northern Arizona University alumni made a clean sweep of the Rodel Exemplary Principal awards for 2013, with all seven winners having earned degrees or certificates from the university. The Rodel Exemplary Principal Initiative recognizes principals in high-need schools in Maricopa, Pima, Pinal and Yavapai counties. The winners each receive a $2,500 savings bond and will mentor three aspiring principals over the next two years…

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Alumni shine as Rodel exemplary teachers

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Half of the dozen teachers recently selected statewide as Rodel Exemplary Teachers are graduates of Northern Arizona University. The Rodel Exemplary Teacher Initiative recognizes educators in high-need schools in Coconino, Maricopa and Pima counties each year. Rodel selects 25 finalists around the state, with 12 winners chosen to receive a $5,000 savings bond and serve as mentors for Rodel Promising Student Teachers for the next three years…