Each year, OCTELA recognizes English/language arts teachers whose dedication to the profession, service of students, and commitment to their own professional development continue the raise the standards of excellence for our organization.
OCTELA is pleased to honor educators at our annual conference through the following awards:
- The Outstanding English Language Arts Educator Awards
- The Bonnie Chambers Grants for New Educators of English Language Arts
- The Dr. Cindy Bowman Presentation Endowment Award
- The Buckeye Children’s and Teen Book Award
Click on the award titles above for information on each award, including nomination processes, submission guidelines, previous winners and award deadlines.