PROGRAM: Victor R. Swenson Humanities Educator Award

Presented by:
Vermont Humanities Council
Local Partner: K-12 Institutions Subject: K-12 Education, Other Audience: All, Educators

With this award, the Vermont Humanities Council recognizes an educator in grades 6 through 12 who:

  • inspires his or her students and encourages in them intellectual curiosity and a lifelong love of learning;
  • possesses extraordinary knowledge, ability, and accomplishment in the teaching of language, literature, history, social studies, or other humanities fields;
  • exhibits infectious enthusiasm for his/her subject and learning in general;
  • and embodies a commitment to the highest standards of achievement, for him/herself and students.

The award and $1,000 prize is presented at the Annual Fall Conference.