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2021 Geography Teacher of the Year Awards

Announcing the Lottie and Alden Beverly

Geography Teacher of the Year Award

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The Tom and Stella Mullane

Geography Teacher of the Year Award


The seventeenth LOTTIE AND ALDEN BEVERLY GEOGRAPHY TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD and TOM AND STELLA MULLANE GEOGRAPHY TEACHER OF THE YEAR AWARD will be presented during the 2021 TCSS Virtual Annual Conference to be held the week of February 22-27, 2021. The BEVERLY award is bestowed for superior achievement in the teaching of geography in grades K-6. The MULLANE award is bestowed for superior achievement in the teaching of geography in grades 7-12. These awards each carry a $500 cash prize. Nominations are currently being accepted by the Tennessee Geographic Alliance.* Previous nominees who have not won the award are encouraged to submit again. Please submit your nomination on the attached form and send to: Kurt Butefish at kbutefis@utk.edu . Nominations must be received in the Alliance office by MONDAY, FEBRUARY 1, 2021.



Click HERE for an application.

Detailed Agenda for TCSS Conference Coming Soon - Apply Today!

The detailed agenda for the TCSS Virtual Conference will be published Friday, January 15. Have you reserved your spot for this event? Visit tnsocialstudies.org/conference-1 to apply. Rates increase after February 8.


The 2021 TCSS Virtual Conference will be held February 22-27 and will include:


  • 40+ Live Sessions
  • Sessions for ALL grade levels
  • Week day sessions are in the evening (7-9pm EST)
  • All sessions will be recorded with 1-year access
  • Professional Development Certificate
  • Opportunity to win $1,000+ worth of e-gift card giveaways


We look forward to seeing you at the TCSS Virtual Conference! Please remember to bookmark our website at tnsocialstudies.org to stay up-to-date on events, resources, and opportunities.

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