Honoring Education Support Professionals
Education Support Professionals (ESPs) work in educational settings. They work in preK-12 schools through higher education institutions in the following job categories: Custodians/maintenance, food service, paraprofessionals, assistants, secretaries/clerks, security services, technical services, trades/crafts, transportation, and health services.
Nominations and supporting data must be postmarked no later than Friday, January 3, 2014. Nominators are asked to address the nominee's qualifications in the following areas:
- Professional Practice
- Advocacy and Association Involvement
- Community Engagement
- Enhancement of the ESP Image
- Personal Achievement
The ESP Award will be presented at the MTA Annual ESP Conference on Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Sea Crest Beach Hotel in North Falmouth.
Read about previous MTA Education Support Professionals of the Year:
Diane Barnum, Framingham Teachers Asssociation
Lorraine Niccoli, Brockton Paraprofessionals Association
Jean Fay, Amherst-Pelham Education Association
Anita Thompson, Classified Staff Union, UMass Boston
Cynthia Eldredge, Nauset Education Association
2014 MTA-ESP Award Brochure and Application
Click here to learn more about the MTA's ESP program.