“I have been teaching Chemistry and Physics International GCSE and A-levels for the last 20 years and I am the exam Coordinator at my school. I am delighted and excited to hear the news that the Pearson Teacher awards will be open to myself and my colleagues to apply in Saudi Arabia. 

Rewarding teachers is a very important aspect for professional development and I look forward to the opportunity to take part in this initiative."

- Amanullah Mohamed Haniffa, IGCSE and A-LEVEL Coordinator and Academic and College Counselor, Al-Rowad International School, KSA

This year, we are running an inaugural Pearson Teacher Awards in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to celebrate and reward outstanding and innovative teaching practices. We are encouraging educators to nominate an inspirational teacher, or outstanding teaching team, or school leader, to acknowledge exceptional performance, or to share their own story to be considered for a prize, in the following categories:

The entry deadline is 26th September 2019.

To nominate, please click on the relevant award category, and fill in our online form.

 

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Prizes for winners

Teacher Award Winners will receive a trophy, certificate, access to Pearson online Professional Development, and voucher to the value of 2000 Saudi Riyal (SR).

If a team wins an award, the 2000 SR will be split equally between team members. They will also become part of our wider Pearson Middle East campaign, where their stories are shared across the region to inspire other teaching professionals to achieve excellence.

 

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Nominate a Star Teacher or Leader today!

To nominate a star teacher or leader, please complete the relevant online nomination form below, with all of the required evidence.

Click here to nominate an English teacher or team of the year

Click here to nominate a Maths teacher or team of the year

Click here to nominate a Science teacher or team of the year

Click here to nominate an Arabic teacher or team of the year

Click here to nominate a School Principal of the year.

Our nomination form criteria follow the Pearson Teacher Competency Framework.

 

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Teacher Awards Ceremony

Winners will receive their award and prizes at our Teacher Awards Ceremony, a formal gala dinner event, which takes place on Wednesday 6th November, from 7.30 pm – 10 pm at the Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

 

FAQs

  • How will I know if the person/team I have nominated, has won a prize?
    We will contact you, and the person / team you have nominated in October, to let you know if you're a finalist and for which category.
  • If the person/team I have nominated wins an award, how will the prize be given?
    We are running a Teacher Awards ceremony on Wednesday 6th November at the Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The event will take place from 7 pm – 10 pm, and includes a gala dinner.
  • How many people can the finalist/s take to the Teacher Awards?
    The finalist/ finalist team can take up to two people to the Teacher Award ceremony on Wednesday 6th November at the Al Faisaliah Hotel in Riyadh.
  • Any other questions?
    Please email enquiries.middleeast@pearson.com and we will be happy to answer any additional questions you may have.
  • Are you interested to learn more about the Teacher Awards terms and conditions?
    Read our terms and conditions document.