TAP Recognition Awards
TAP Award of DistinctionThe TAP Award of Distinction honors an organization for its dedication and commitment to advancing educator effectiveness.
2014 RecipientsMary Lou Fulton Teachers College, ASU
Center of Excellence in Leadership of Learning, UIndy
Texas Tech University
TAP Ambassador AwardThe TAP Ambassador Award honors a school that has gone beyond its campus to represent the principles of the TAP system and assist others in the state and region.
2014 RecipientsBeaufort Elementary School, South Carolina
Cross County Elementary School, Arkansas
Gadsden Elementary School, Arizona
Port Allen Middle School, Louisiana
TAP School of Promise AwardThe TAP School of Promise Award honors a TAP school for demonstrated efforts while in the early stages of TAP system implementation.
2014 RecipientsIngleside Elementary School, Tennessee
John Adams Middle School, Texas
Saydel High School, Iowa
Somerset Junior High School, Texas
Wayne Brazell, Former Laurens County School District 56 Superintendent, Laurens, South Carolina
"The bottom line is that quality teachers make a difference. Our state is in trouble with teacher recruitment, recruiting heavily from foreign nations. Because of TAP, we have been able to recruit powerful teachers to work in our district."