If you know of a state or local elected official (including mayors, legislators, and governors) doing extraordinary things to help kids learn, we invite you to complete the nomination form below. If you have any problems or questions, send us a message.
  • All fields are required to be completed unless specified "Not applicable".

  • For back-up purposes, we strongly encourage you to download a Word version of the nomination form and copy and paste your answers into the online nomination form.

  • You will receive a confirmation email after submitting the online nomination. To make sure you continue to receive our e-mails please add awards@ciconline.org to your address book.

  • Nominations must be submitted online no later than Wednesday, December 17, 2008 at 12pm (noon) PST.
Your First Name:  
Your Last Name:  
Your Address Line 1:  
Your Address Line 2:  
Your City:  
Your State/Territory:  
Your Zip Code:  
Organization/Institution:      Not applicable
Your Email Address:  
Your Phone:  
Your Title / Job Function:  
    If other, please specify: 
How did you find out about this awards program? (check all that apply)  
     Cable company employee (please specify)
     Cable in the Classroom website/email
     Cable in the Classroom magazine
     Threshold magazine
     TV public service announcement
     Parent/Community Member
     Other education organization website/email/publication (please specify)
Your affiliation with policymaker:  
Name of policymaker:  
Government Agency:  
Policymaker's level:  
Question 1:  Write a brief summary of the policymaker's innovative work for education.
(50 word limit. Text only - no HTML.)


Question 2:  Write a full description of the work to be considered for an award. This description should include what has been accomplished, how it was accomplished as well as evidence of outcomes. Priority will be given to those projects that provide evidence of learning outcomes, especially for at-risk or underserved children and youth.
(800 word limit. Text only - no HTML.)

Question 3:  How has this work inspired others?
(25 word limit. Text only - no HTML.)

Question 4:  Why do you think this work is important?
(25 word limit. Text only - no HTML.)

Question 5:  Why is this work innovative?
(25 word limit. Text only - no HTML.)

I certify that I understand the eligibility requirements and rules governing Cable's Leaders in Learning Awards, that all information submitted in support of my nomination is correct and accurate, and that some or all of the information contained in my nomination may be shared with the media, including my local cable operator.
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