Educator Impact Awards 2018

Winners Announced

Many of the finalists and winners, ISTE Conference attendees, and other change-making educators joined the Odysseyware team at Untitled Supper Club in Chicago on June 26th at the Educator Impact Award reception to honor some of the nation's most innovative teachers!

A night filled with powerful stories of student success!

Chad Chisolm

4th & 5th Math Teacher


9-12 Teacher

Educator Impact Awards 2018 Finalists

Earl “Frank” Post

Drop out Prevention Teacher
School District of Manatee County
East Bradenton, FL 34203
Blended Learning


Phyllis “Phyl” Runzel

Care & Treatment Teacher/Special Ed
Staples Motley High School
Staples Motley School District
Staples, MN 56479
Alternative Education

Erica Valladares

Erica Valladares

Independent Study Teacher
Independent Study Program
Torrance Unified School District
Torrance, CA 90501
Alternative Education

Chad Chisolm Ed Impact Awards Finalist

Chad Chisolm

4th & 5th Math Teacher
Smith - Barnes Elementary
Henry County School District
Stockbridge, GA 30281
Blended Learning

Rhonda Naylor


Social Studies Teacher
STARS Accelerated High School Granbury ISD
Granbury, TX 76048
Alternative Education

Janice Wagner

Janice Wagner

Credit Recovery/ASD Math
Carlos E. Haile Middle School School District of Manatee County
Bradenton, FL 34212
Blended Learning

Sandra Ledbetter

6th Grade Teacher
Henderson Middle School
Little Rock School District, AR 72205
Blended Learning

Holly Griffin

Online Instructor
Lancaster High School
Lancaster City School District
Lancaster, OH 43130
Alternative Education

Linda Williams

Cordova High
Shelby County Schools
Cordova, TN 38016
Career Technical Education

Amy Turgeon

Amy Turgeon

Virtual Learning Coordinator
Sanford High School
Sanford School District
Sanford, ME 04073
Alternative Education

Danielle Lattrell Oddysseyware Ed Impact Awards Winner 2018

Danielle Lattrell

Special Education Teacher
Wamogo Regional High School
CT Regional School District #6
Litchfield, CT 06759
Competency Learning

2019 Ed Impact Awards

The award program seeks to honor educators who use Odysseyware programs in unique and beneficial ways to inspire students to find their path and purpose and reach their greatest potential. Can you think of an amazing teacher that would be a prime candidate to be recognized?

Categories, prizes, criteria, and additional information will be coming in early December. And nominations will be accepted for the 2019 Educator Impact Awards beginning December 13, 2018. Check back to this page in December to get the process started.