Virtual Worlds Best Practices in Education is pleased to announce the nominations for the 2020 Thinkerer Award are now open.
The Thinkerer Award is presented to an individual
whose deeds and actions have shown consistent selfless service towards
the promotion of learning, community, and educational practices, and who
exemplifies the spirit of cooperative development within immersive
environments. The award is for lifetime achievement rather than for a
Recipients of this award are not simply outstanding professionals in
their field. Award recipients must characterize transformational
leadership qualities to:
envision and guide change;
enhance the motivation, morale, and performance of both peers and pupils;
promote best practices and continuous improvement; and
inspire others through their words and actions.
If you know of someone who deserves to be recognized for their
contribution to the field of education and immersive environments, we
encourage you to submit them as a nominee for the 2020 Thinkerer Award.
Nominations are currently open until Sunday February 2nd, 2020.
Final selection of the award recipient will be conducted by the VWBPE
Organizational Committee by Sunday February 23rd, 2020 and will be
announced publicly during the conference closing ceremonies on Saturday
March 28th, 2020.