IDEAs 2021 Application Form
Wheels up! We'd love to welcome you in to the inaugural class of IDEA awardees. Please take a few moments to complete the application form below so we can get to know you better.
Applicants must be full-time secondary educators involved with learning and curriculum and/or classroom instruction in any subject.
Applicants must have been with their respective Delaware high schools for at least one year.
Work Phone Number
Mobile Phone Number
Which selection best describes your professional role?
Which selection best describes you?
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
1. In 2-3 sentences, describe an example of how you have sparked innovation in your school/classroom.
2. Provide an example of how you have gone beyond requirements to add value to your school in a systemic way.
(i.e. cross curricular collaboration, engagement of the community, bringing new programs/opportunities to the school and more)
3. How do you typically find new opportunities to enrich your students' experiences?
4. Describe a potential project or initiative that you could use a mini-grant (up to $500) to fund.
While this potential project or initiative does not have to be the project you choose if you are selected as an IDEA awardee, we'd love to hear about a project you've wanted to explore. Examples of projects may be something you implement in your classroom (
like these projects
), or even some research or training you'd like to take part in and present!
Here are some examples
of what schools are doing to re-imagine what education looks like. Ultimately, we want to learn from you and together take flight!