Watch Nancie Atwell’s Acceptance Speech for the Global Teacher Prize

In a ceremony in Dubai this evening, Nancie Atwell received the inaugural Global Teacher Prize from the Varkey Foundation. We at Heinemann are so very proud to see her recognized among the world’s top educators.

In her acceptance speech, Nancie said, "The goal is excellence always. Engagement in the task—whether it's teaching or learningis the means to achieve that excellence." Watch the full acceptance below.

One thought on “Watch Nancie Atwell’s Acceptance Speech for the Global Teacher Prize

  1. pat kolakowski

    I've been learning from you since the days at UNH with "the two Dons"   Thank you for helping me help young writers find their voices.  Pat MA

    Reply

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

* Copy This Password *

* Type Or Paste Password Here *