Nominations are Open for the 2021 Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award

February 10, 2021

Do you know a professional who is making a difference in early childhood education?  Celebrate their excellence by nominating her/him for thread’s annual Cindy Harrington Heart & Mind Award.

This award honors a professional in early childhood education who is committed to professional growth despite hardships or challenges, and is creating a brighter future for the young children of Alaska. 

To be eligible for the award, nominees must be currently employed in the field of early childhood education and demonstrate:

  • Strength of character
  • Commitment to excellence
  • Professional determination & growth
  • Impassioned spirit
  • Commitment to encouraging/helping others

The awardee will receive $1,000 and will be recognized during a special Zoom and Facebook Live event held on Thursday, April 15. They will also be featured on thread’s website and in thread’s e-newsletter, as well as in a press release to the media.

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Deadline to nominate is March 12.