Nomination Form

  • E.J. Shaheen Chair for Teaching Excellence Award

  • The E.J. Shaheen Chair for Teaching Excellence is presented annually to a full-time faculty member who demonstrates excellence in teaching and who reflects the value of education to students of Glen Oaks Community College.
  • Please expand fully in your nomination letter the following characteristics, examples and actions of this person that merit recognition for teaching excellence .

    • Active member of the College community; demonstrates inside and outside the classroom a high professional standard
    • Shows expertise in course content; displays creative thinking and innovative techniques in the learning environment
    • Makes the difficult learnable; is responsive to learning styles
    • Expresses enthusiasm for learning; motivates students to learn and creates an environment that is conducive to learning
    • Has an excellent ability to convey knowledge to students; encourages lifelong learning and challenges students to think critically
    • Cares about how all are doing; appreciates diversity and makes connections