Created in 1998, the Educador Nota 10 Prize is the main initiative of Fundação Victor Civita. It recognizes teachers from kindergarten through high school, as well as pedagogical coordinators and school managers from all over the Brazil. Thousands of educators, from public and private schools and different areas of knowledge, register their work in each edition of the Prize.
The Selection Academy, composed of Education professionals, specialists in the various disciplines, analyzes all the works received and among them, they choose 50 finalists. The 10 winners – Educadores Nota 10 – are then selected by the same Selection Academy. At the end of the process, a Judging Academy chooses the Educator of the Year.
There have been 20 editions of the Award, in which 221 educators were recognized: teachers and managers. Over R$ 2.58 million (Brazilian Real) were distributed in prizes.
The award-winning works are simple and courageous ideas that reinforce the importance of the learning experience for children, teenagers and adults. The task of keeping them in a good school is an indispensable work for the transformation of this country into a better and more just nation.
- Press release Fundação Victor Civita and Varkey Foundation
- Media kit Educador Nota 10 Prize – 2019 (coming soon)