TAP Recognition Awards
TAP Award of DistinctionThe TAP Award of Distinction honors an organization for its dedication and commitment to TAP: The System for Teacher and Student Advancement.
2013 RecipientsAscension Parish Schools, Louisiana
Knox County Schools, Tennessee
TAP Ambassador AwardThe TAP Ambassador Award honors a school that has gone beyond its campus to represent the principles of the TAP system and assist others in the state and region.
2013 RecipientsBattery Creek High School, Beaufort County School District, South Carolina
Constitution Elementary School, Deer Valley Unified School District, Arizona
Donaldsonville High School, Ascension Parish Schools, Louisiana
Lincoln High School, Lincoln Consolidated School District, Arkansas
Queen Palmer Elementary School, Colorado Springs District 11, Colorado
Southport Elementary School, Metropolitan School District of Perry Township, Indiana
TAP School of Promise AwardThe TAP School of Promise Award honors a TAP school for demonstrated efforts while in the early stages of TAP system implementation.
Frank Patranella, Master Teacher, Audelia Creek Elementary School, Dallas, Texas
" . . . After explaining TAP to those possibly interested in coming to our school, they would say things like, 'When can I start?’ . . . 'Oh, I have options!' As a career teacher I can actually move up and do other things."