Annual Sandy Standish Excellent Educator Award

Sandy Standish Excellent Educator Award

In celebration of our 10th Anniversary, the First Annual Sandy Standish Excellent Educator Award was presented in October 2020.

Sandy Standish Excellent Educator Award

Information coming soon!

2021 Nomination Process


Who may be nominated?
Any teacher in a KC Ready 4s’ supported classroom. Full-time or part-time. Lead Teacher or Assistant/Aide. Individuals must demonstrate a passion and dedication for the field, and we are asking for a minimum of 3 years experience in Early Childhood Education. Other criteria are listed on the call for nominations. The previous years award recipient is not eligible for the current year.

To make a nomination, please submit the following materials by March 26, 2021:

  • Nomination Form, including a written narrative describing the individual’s significant professional contributions/accomplishments
  • At least two (2) Letters of Support (may be from parents, professionals, or others familiar with the nominee). Nominations without two letters of support will be considered incomplete and not eligible for consideration.


You may complete the nomination form online, or download the nomination packet here (available February 1st, 2021!)

Frequently Asked Questions

Please email all other questions to Erika Hamlet.

Past Recipients

2020: Laurie Kreg, PCCN Preschool