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And the Winner is… BCPS Set to Announce 2018 Caliber Award Winners

Monday, January 29, 2018

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Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) celebrates the outstanding nominees for Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal and School-Related/District Employee of the Year at the 2018 Caliber Awards on Thursday, February 1, 2018. This year’s event honors 16 extraordinary finalists vying for top honors, and more than 550 dedicated and talented nominees representing the best in schools across the District. Winners will be announced during the annual ceremony.

School Board Members; Superintendent Robert W. Runcie; Nominees and Finalists for Teacher, Principal, Assistant Principal, and School-Related/District Employee of the Year; and Guests  

The 2018 Caliber Awards recognizes and honors the exceptional leadership, hard work and dedication of BCPS outstanding teachers, school leaders and staff. More than 1,300 guests are expected to attend the sold-out event.

Thursday, February 1, 2018, 6 p.m.

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center
1950 Eisenhower Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316

The Caliber Awards presenting sponsor is BrightStar Credit Union. Also supporting the Caliber Awards are: platinum sponsors – Aetna, Bank of America and Nova Southeastern University – Abraham S. Fischler School of Education; silver sponsors – After School Programs, Inc. (ASP), Broward Principals’ and Assistants’ Association (BPAA), Office Depot, Pearson, PNC Bank and Sunshine Child Programs; and bronze sponsors – CEI Staffing, Herff Jones, Lenovo, Memorial Healthcare System/Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, Schoolfundraising4kids, Spectrum Tours and The Corradino Group. 

Among the top prizes awarded to the finalists and winners, Toyota of North Miami will present the Teacher of the Year with keys to a 2018 Toyota Camry SE.



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