Blackboard Catalyst Awards
Blackboard is focused on highlighting customer successes and raising awareness throughout the educational industry by celebrating achievements and milestones. Our community centers on educators and administrators who are passionate about using technology in education and collaborating on best practices.
The Blackboard APAC Catalyst Awards are an opportunity to celebrate these accomplishments and help raise standard for the entire industry. Please review the following categories and submit your nomination by Friday 18th August, 2017.
Winners will be announced on Friday 8th September in the Closing Session at the Teaching & Learning Conference ANZ 2017 in Darwin.
Please email Anz@blackboard.com if you have any questions.
Blackboard Catalyst Award for Professional Development
This award recognises those who use Blackboard programs to support and enhance their faculty and staff’s professional development. This can include anything from creative learning opportunities to on-the-job training in the newest technologies, and should display an organisation-wide dedication to innovative development programs.
Blackboard Catalyst Award for Leading Change
This award is for institutions who are on the forefront of educational innovation. It recognises campuses who have developed and implemented high impact educational strategies that scale. Awardees will have developed practices and/or technologies that have had a measurable effect on learning outcomes, student performance, or academic progression. The Blackboard Catalyst Award for Leading Change recognises institutions that actively promote the widespread adoption of innovative strategies with the potential to increase rates of student success nationwide.
Blackboard Catalyst Award for Student Success
This award recognises individuals and/or institutions whose creative program application has led to increased retention, increased completion, and/or improved outcomes through the implementation of new academic and/or administrative resources, data analytics solutions, scalable advising and intervention strategies, student support programs, and more.