Education Technology Awards
District Level Awards
Karon Pyle Educational Technology Award
First awarded in 2015, the Karon Pyle Educational Technology Award is presented to a Madison County Teacher that demonstrates the same spirited dedication to the successful integration of technology in education that was displayed by the award's namesake.
Year First Name Last Name School 2015 Tammy Brown Central School 2016 Jennifer Whitt Sparkman Middle School 2017 No Award Presented 2018 Vickey Sullivan Madison County Schools 2019 No Award Presented 2020 No Award Presented
State Level Awards
Chiquita Marbury Technology Innovation Award
The "Chiquita Marbury Technology Innovation Award," sponsored by the Alabama Department of Education, is presented each year at the Alabama Educational Technology Conference. The award honors Chiquita Marbury's invaluable years of service as a technology innovator in Alabama by recognizing educators who are exemplary models of technology teachers and leaders. Nominees are judged based upon the following five criteria: Innovation and Creativity, Impact on Teaching and Learning, Leadership, Teamwork, and Scholarship.
Year First Name Last Name Category School 2008 Vickey Sullivan Technology Specialist Madison County Schools 2008 Tommy Whitten Technology Coordinator Madison County Schools 2010 Donna Goode Elementary School Principal Owens Cross Roads School 2011 Tammy Brown High School Teacher Central School 2013 Davina Mann Elementary School Teacher Owens Cross Roads School 2015 Karen Jensen Central Office Staff Madison County Schools 2015 Suzanne Sullins High School Teacher Buckhorn High School 2017 Jennifer Williams Elementary School Teacher Central School
ISTE Making IT Happen Award
As an ISTE Affiliate, each year ALET has the opportunity to select a member for this internationally recognized award. The criteria, set by ISTE, identifies and rewards educational technology leaders around the world for their commitment and innovation.
Year First Name Last Name Category School 2011 Tommy Whitten Technology Coordinator Madison County Schools
Alabama Leaders in Educational Technology Sally Moore Award
The Sally Moore Award honors one of Alabama’s early educational technology leaders. Like Sally, recipients of this award must demonstrate a long-term dedication to promoting technology in K-12 education, must go “above and beyond” in supporting technology in their school system, and must exhibit extraordinary leadership qualities, including a willingness to share personal successes (and failures) with others.
Year First Name Last Name Category School 2016 Tommy Whitten Technology Coordinator Madison County Schools