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AECT, ECT, and

Divisional Awards

Outstanding Practice Award  
Sponsored by: AECT's Design and Development Division

This award will be given to those individuals or groups that have designed exemplary instructional materials or systems. The materials or systems must have been designed no earlier than 2016. Winners of AECTís Design and Development Division Awards will be invited to deliver a presentation about their award-winning entry during AECT's Fall International Convention to held in Jacksonville, Florida on November 7 - November 11, 2017.


In assessing the quality of the work submitted, judges will examine:
       - the instructional events (activities that constitute the materials or system)
       - the directions for using the materials or events
       - performance data and/or attitude data regarding the effectiveness of the instructional material or system (this information must be provided in order for the nomination to be considered)

Please discuss these items in your cover letter. To be considered for the award, send the material or system that was designed (or a description of the material or system), along with a cover letter to:

Dr. Brenda Bannan
George Mason University, Fairfax Campus
Thompson Hall L043
4400 University Dr. MS 5D6
Fairfax, VA 22030


Deadline for submission is March 15th, 2017.


For additional information please contact Dr. Brenda Bannan at

Association for Educational Communications and Technology

320 W. 8th st. Ste 101
Bloomington, IN • 47404-3745