Awards and Honors
Teacher of Honor
Recognizes outstanding practicing educators with three or more years of professional experience. Demonstrate Your Commitment
See a list of Teacher of Honor recipients
Master Teacher of Honor
Recognizes outstanding practicing educators with a master’s degree and 15 or more years of PreK–16 teaching experience.
See a list of Master Teacher of Honor recipients. For more information about this distinguished award and its criteria, please click here.
Awards for Education Excellence KDP International
For award eligibility, criteria, submission requirements, and deadline dates for entry, please click here.
See a list of the 2015-2016 Award Winners
As a part of the Society’s centennial celebration in 2011, Kappa Delta Pi created three new awards recognizing excellence to be presented biennially. As a tribute to KDP’s founding members and their vision for the Society and its role in the field of education, these Founders Awards honor current educators at the local, national, or global level living these visions today.
- Dr. William C. Bagley Award for Leadership Excellence
- Dr. Truman L. Kelley Award for Scholarship Excellence
- Dr. Thomas E. Musselman Award for Service Excellence
The Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter
The Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter honors men and women who have made significant and longtime contributions of service to Kappa Delta Pi. Read more about The Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter.
See the 2015 initiates into the Eleanor Roosevelt Chapter
Heart of a Guardian
Honors educators who have acted selflessly to protect their students. Read more about the Heart of a Guardian Medal.