ISPA SuperTeacher Competition 2019
The ISPA SuperTeacher Competition is an annual competition sponsored by the Internet Service Providers’ Association (ISPA) and WASPA. The competition is managed by the Digital Education Institute.
This prestigious competition has a proud history going back to 2001, when ISPA launched the competition to support their Train the Teacher ICT Project. This year we will be focusing on classroom practice as well as personal teacher development. We are hoping to extend the competition to include many more teachers.
What is the aim?
The ISPA SuperTeachers Competition gives educators an opportunity to showcase their skills in using Information Communication Technologies (ICT) in their classrooms and school environment.
Who is eligible?
All educators currently teaching at schools throughout South Africa.
What will be required for entry?
Teachers will be taken through an online process of registration and creating and implementing an ICT enhanced lesson plan for submission. This year teachers wont be submitting a project but showcase one learner centred lesson where they are using technolgy to enhance teaching and learning practice in an innovativeICT one lesson plan of can submit their To access the competition portal you will need to have internet access.
REGISTRATION OPENS: 1 March 2019
REGISTRATION CLOSES: Friday 17 May 2019.
COMPETITION CLOSES: Friday 19 July 2019 at 17:00
The finalists will be invited to attend the ISPA SuperTeacher Awards Ceremony at the prestigous iWeek conference. (Date and Venue still to be announced)
The winners of the 2019 ISPA SuperTeacher Competition will be announced at a glittering Gala Dinner Reception.
The winners of each of the three 2019 ISPA SuperTeacher Competition categories will win a substantial Mystery Prize in addition to a subscription to The Mighty Pen EDUCATION Magazine. The Mighty Pen EDUCATION magazine (a monthly digital magazine distributed to over 5 000 principals and schools) will offer the winners of the ISPA Super Teacher Awards a free lifetime subscription to the digital magazine, which they will receive in their email Inbox every month. The principals of the winning schools will also receive the digital magazine and may freely distribute it to their staff.
The magazine will also offer the winning schools a free double page spread feature to be used as a school profile highlighting the history and achievements of the school. The principals can liaise directly with the editor and send through the content and photos. The magazine will do the layout and publish the school profile.