AoC Beacon Awards 2017-18

We are in negotiation with current and potential sponsors regarding the award categories for the 2017-18 round of awards. The full prospectus for the 2016-17 awards can be downloaded for information.  2016-17 Beacon Awards Prospectus and Criteria (PDF,8.37 MB)

The awards are split amongst the following categories:

Awards for Teaching and Learning, Curriculum Design and Development

Awards for Leadership and Quality Improvement

Awards for Responsiveness, Partnership and Impact

Below you will find links to the sponsors' award criteria. Successful applications will satisfy both the award sponsor's criteria and the General Beacon Award Criteria. Please see the How to Apply page for an overview of the application process. The closing date for applications is Wednesday 5 July 2017.  We include the 2016-17 AoC Beacon Awards application form for reference and will update the form shortly.   AoC Beacon Awards Application form (DOC,186 KB)

Awards for Teaching and Learning, Curriculum Design and Development

Award areas previously covered in this category include Sport, Inclusive Learning and Use of Technology.
Edge Award for Practical Teaching and Practical Learning Award Criteria

Edge Award for Practical Teaching and Practical Learning

Award Criteria

Awards for Leadership and Quality Improvement

Award areas previously covered in this category include Staff Development, Leadership, Governance and Student Support
   

Awards for Responsiveness, Partnership and Impact

Award areas previously covered in this category include Employer Engagement, Careers Education and Guidance, Apprenticeships, Widening Participation and Transferable Skills 
   

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