Excellence in Equity Awards and Times 10 Publications partner to create a pipeline of equity-focused books for educators


Excellence in Equity Awards and Times 10 Publications have partnered to promote equity in education through support and opportunity for educators.

Times 10 will publish books written by Excellence in Equity Award winners and provide free professional development resources to educators and school winners

I am thrilled to announce this partnership, the first of its kind, which will… increase opportunities for educators to share their authentic and relevant expertise through new publishing deals.

—Ross Romano

WASHINGTON, DC, USA, September 19, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The Equity Excellence Award and Times 10 Posts are pleased to announce an innovative partnership designed to enhance the pipeline of high-quality, equity-focused professional development books written by educators, for educators.

“In Mark Barnes and the team at Times 10 Publications, we have identified a partner who shares our commitment to educational equity as a non-negotiable priority for every student, everywhere,” said Ross Romano, President of the Equity Excellence Awards program. and strategic advisor to the American Consortium for Equity in Education. “I’m thrilled to announce this one-of-a-kind partnership, which will provide our award program winners with valuable professional development resources and increase opportunities for educators to share their authentic and relevant expertise through new sponsorship contracts. editing.”

Times 10 Publications will serve as the exclusive publishing partner for the Excellence in Equity Awards for the 2022 and 2023 award years. Through this partnership, the following benefits will be available to awards program participants across the 10 unique award categories for educators and schools:

• The Equity Excellence Awards in partnership with Times 10 will award a selected educator a book contract without requiring a proposal.

• The Times 10 editorial team will work with the selected educator to publish their book within 24 months and will also provide a royalty advance of up to $2,500.

• All educators who have won the Excellence in Equity Awards will be invited to submit a book proposal to The Times 10, in order to receive special attention from the Times 10 editorial team.

• All educators who have won the Excellence in Equity Awards will receive their choice of a free e-book from the Times 10 Publications library.

• Times 10 will select one winner in each of the 10 Educator Award categories to receive their choice of five printed books provided to their school.

As new proposals are reviewed and accepted, Times 10 Publications and the American Consortium for Equity in Education, which awards the prizes, will collaborate to publish a series of co-branded books on a variety of education-focused topics. equity. In addition, the Consortium’s flagship journal, Equity & Access PreK-12, will be the exclusive periodical partner of Times 10.

“We believe deeply in the importance of equity in education and providing schools with actionable professional learning resources that match their current needs,” said Mark Barnes, Founder and President of Times 10 Publications. “I am thrilled to partner with the Excellence in Equity Awards to bring new and exceptional content and support to educators and schools across the country.”

The inaugural Equity Excellence Awards have already received more than 120 nominations in 18 industry categories and 10 educator categories. Business leaders, nonprofit leaders, marketing professionals, administrators, and educators have all demonstrated their commitment to implementing and recognizing effective practices to improve access and equity. .

“We are proud of the enthusiastic response we received at the first ever Equity Excellence Awards,” said Larry Jacobs, Consortium Chair. “Partnering with Times 10 to increase the value received by educators is a major next step and I look forward to celebrating all of our award winners.”

Nominations for the 2022 awards remain open until September 30. Business leaders, nonprofit leaders, and educators can learn more about all award categories and submit nominations at www.ace-ed.org/awards.

To ensure a great experience for all participants and to enhance the impact of messaging on the importance of equity and access for all learners, sponsors are invited at all levels, including overall program level sponsors and individual category sponsors. Contact awards@ace-ed.org to learn more.

About the Equity Excellence Awards
The Excellence in Equity Awards program will recognize businesses, nonprofits, leaders, and educators whose work contributes to the critical goal of ensuring access and equity for every learner. Nominations for the 2022 program are now open, and winners will be announced later in the fall. Learn more about www.ace-ed.org/awards.

Ross Romano
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